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Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario relies on the generous support of volunteers. Volunteers have helped us grow as we work together to accomplish the goals of the organization. Volunteers are an essential part of the organization for a number of reasons:

  • Volunteers are a critical link to the community
  • Volunteers offer a fresh perspective
  • Volunteers help us become more responsive to the community
  • Volunteers help build support and awareness
  • Volunteers bring experience, knowledge and expertise to the organization
  • Volunteers keep our organization accountable

Volunteer Opportunities

There are a number of volunteer positions available throughout the year (depending on COVID-19 protocols) including:

Parkinson Golf Classic Committee Members

We are looking for 6-8 volunteers who would be interested in being part of our Parkinson Golf Classic commitee. The time commitment is from December 2021 – June 2022.

Attend monthly meetings
Solicit foursomes if required to fill tournament
Solicit five new sponsorships
Solicit 20 prize donations

Having a strong committee makes for a wonderful event. Please contact Shelley Rivard at or 519-652-9437 ext. 201 ito be part of the Parkinson Golf Classic.

Support Group Facilitators

Are you a natural born leader? Do you have a passion for bringing people together to share and feel part of a tight-knit community? We are looking for Support Group Facilitators and Co-Facilitators to lead our support groups. 

Walk for Parkinson’s Planning & Onsite Volunteers

Do you have a knack for rounding up your community? Are you detail oriented? Are you passionate about raising funds for a good cause? Are you able to approach people and businesses in your community for support? We are looking for people to support Walk for Parkinson’s in our different walk communities! It is a fun and energizing way to give back! 

Board Members

Are you philanthropic? Do you have a passion for leading charities into the future and helping them ensure they are valued and sustainable in the community? Consider lending your skillset to our Board of Directors!

Event & Onsite Volunteers

Are you detail oriented? Are you approachable and welcoming? We are always looking for volunteers to help us with events. From educational events, to fundraising events, we rely on the support of volunteers!  

Volunteer Application Form

Personal Information

Please indicate activities that interest you:(Required)
If applicable, are you able to provide references and do you give permission to contact them in regards to this application to volunteer?(Required)
If applicable, do you have your own transportation?(Required)

Emergency Contact

I confirm that all information given is correct to the best of my knowledge(Required)

Volunteer Service Agreement

Roles and Policies(Required)