Volunteers make a difference

Volunteers make a valued contribution to children and families served by PCFC, donating a combined 3500 hours each year.

Would you like to get involved?

As a volunteer, you will share, learn and grow while gaining valuable experience. Join us in a role that best suits your skills and interests such as program support, working in the toy library, at a special event or serving on a committee or the Board of Directors.

Volunteer Application Form

Contact our Volunteer Coordinator by phone at (705) 748-9144 ext. 357 or by email.


Current volunteer opportunities:



Are you a creative, skilled and talented woodworker? If you have your own tools, we’ll provide the supplies to make wooden toys and equipment for children such as sandboxes, ramps, benches, etc.

Where: From your home woodworking shop
When: Flexible

School For Young Moms Lunch Volunteer

Our Hot Lunch program fuels our young women towards graduating from high school. Looking for an individual who wants to create delicious meals and lasting relationships within our community. Responsibilities include preparing food, serving and cleaning up.

Where: PCVS  201 McDonnel St, Peterborough

When: Tuesdays 10 am- 1 pm

Are you a current volunteer?

We have some resources just for you.

Great news. Starting July 4th all Family Play to Learn and outdoor programs , as well as the Breastfeeding and Well Baby Clinic and the Library will pivot back to drop-in format. No pre-registration required. You will only be required to sign-up for the Parent/Child Workshops.