Get Involved

Canterbury is a very safe and comfortable place. The staff are all very kind and helpful. We are very lucky and thankful to have them. I think Canterbury should be looking for land to build another Canterbury.

- Canterbury Resident

Volunteer

You can make a difference! Join our volunteer team to support the residents at Canterbury Foundation.  We have many opportunities available!  Whether you can commit a few hours at a time or a few months, we encourage you to get involved.

Some benefits of volunteering are:

  • Personal growth/satisfaction
  • Meet new friends
  • Sense of accomplishment
  • Contributing to the community

Applications and descriptions are listed below.  Please click on the link to view the position description and application form.  Application forms can be submitted at Canterbury Foundation at 8403 - 142 Street, Edmonton, AB, T5R 4L3.  

For more information please email volunteer@canterburyfoundation.com or call 780-930-3747.

Download Application Form

 

Friendly Visits

Provide companionship by visiting residents in supportive living with cognitive impairments at Canterbury Lane. Support residents by providing one-on-one attention, assisting with mobility challenges, engage in small to large group social and recreational activities and other tasks as directed by activity staff. Learn more and apply!

Office Assistant

Help out by carrying out general office duties that contribute to quality service for Canterbury residents. Duties could include taking calls, data entry, filing, photocopying, and other tasks as directed by office staff. Learn more and apply!

Special Events

Join in the fun and help activities staff with special events! Duties could include set up, tear down, decorating, serving, as well as implementing and participating in social and recreational activities with Canterbury residents. Learn more and apply!

Resident Services

Provide companionship to seniors in supportive living by providing one-on-one attention, assisting with mobility challenges and participating in social and recreational activities with residents at Canterbury. Learn more and apply!

Pastoral Services

Serve seniors in your community by assisting with religious services in Canterbury Chapel, helping residents with mobility challenges to attend services, visit and engage with them or share your gifts of music and song. Learn more and apply!

For more information please email volunteer@canterburyfoundation.com or call 780-930-3747.