C'est quoi?

What is it?

It is a volunteer project carried out by a multicultural group (10 to 15 young people) in a community.
The projects last 2 to 3 weeks and are supervised by camp leaders. Participants must volunteer 30 hours per week (for those between 18 and 30 years old) or 25 hours per week (youth between the ages of 15 and 17 and families).

Pour qui?

For whom?

Our volunteer projects are available for youth between the ages of 15 and 17, young adults from 18 to 30 years old and families (adults from 18 to 30 years old with children aged 3 to 12).
You must be a citizen, permanent resident or person who has been granted refugee or protected person status in Canada.

Quel prix?

What are the costs?

It’s free! All projects in Canada are carried out under the Canada Service Corps initiative, so all expenses related to transportation, accommodation and food are covered.

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Get involved

Doing a volunteer project abroad is a great way to get involved in a community.


Take part in enriching activities with the local population.


Share your daily life with people from over the world.

Steps for particpating in a volunteer project in Canada

  • Online registration
  • Member area acess
  • Online training before starting the volunteer project
  • Time of the volunteer project (2 to 3 weeks)
  • Invitation to the Volunteers Meet-up (celebration)
  • Stay involved through our other programs!

Watch our animated video to understand in 2min the journey that awaits you by becoming a volunteer at CJ!
The images in this video were shot before the COVID19 pandemic.

Are you ready?

Chantiers jeunesse supports volunteers at every stage of the process, from the selection to the training of volunteers and by closely monitoring the social and professional development of the volunteer throughout its volunteer project. Contact us if you have any questions!