John Howard Society of Toronto


Please Note: Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic Student and Volunteer placements are on hold. We will update this status here when the situation changes.

The John Howard Society of Toronto appreciates the commitment of volunteers and students. Supporting the Society through this commitment sends a strong message of encouragement to those struggling to make positive changes in their lives.

If you are interested in volunteering or applying as a student, please apply below:

Apply to be a Student/Volunteer


Board Member Volunteer Opportunity

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with lived experience to become part of our Board. Our Board meets between 10 and 12 times per year and are typically held at our Head Office,
located at 1669 Eglinton Avenue West in Toronto. Commitment to regularly attend meetings
and participate in Board Committee work is also required.
We welcome your involvement in the John Howard Society of Toronto! This is your
opportunity to assume an instrumental role in guiding the future of an important and valuable
community organization.

Find out more


Help With: Personal Care Success Kits

Are you a group or corporate volunteer program looking for a fun way to engage your team while making an impact? Help John Howard Society Toronto build Personal Care Success Kits, Hygiene Kits, Summer Kits, and/or Winter Warmth Kits for marginalized individuals in the community. Learn more here