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Together We Can Make A Difference

Donors and volunteers give pregnant teens and young mothers opportunities for happiness and independence they deserve.

When you choose to become a donor or a volunteer, you help make Jessie’s a second home for young women facing parenthood without the necessary financial and emotional supports.

The much-needed funding we receive from donors and the time, energy, and talent volunteers bring to their roles make it possible for us to keep our doors open and our programs running at capacity.


It is amazing the impact a volunteer can have in the lives of our young mothers and their families.

Be A Part of Jessie's Family

Would you like to volunteer ?

We have 80 volunteers who fill key roles assisting pregnant teens and young mothers

Amazing Volunteers Needed

Volunteer Opportunities

List of our volunteer roles:

Parent-Child Centre Volunteers

Our volunteers provide a welcoming environment for prenatal women, young mothers and children using the Parent-Child Centre.

They work alongside Jessie’s staff to offer stimulating, quality care for infants and toddlers, including age appropriate programming as well as routine tasks such as feeding, changing diapers, and helping children get to sleep.

Kitchen Volunteers

Jessie’s provides nutritious meals for prenatal women, young mothers and their children. Our volunteers are on hand to help with food deliveries, cooking and clean up.

To find out more about volunteering, contact the Volunteer Coordinator

Join the jessie's family and volunteer today

Jessie’s volunteers are the reason we are able to provide so many services and programs that have such a positive impact on the lives of our young mothers and their families. Contact us today to learn how you can join the Jessie’s family

Parent Child Centre

Jessie's Meals Program

Respite Care

Labour Support

Here are a few Common  Volunteer Questions To Help You Get Started

Why volunteer with Jessie’s Centre?

Volunteering with Jessie’s Centre gives you the opportunity to contribute to
nurturing the healthy development of pregnant teenagers, young parents
and their children.
The work you do will benefit others in need but can also create a
meaningful experience for you as well.
 Meet new people
 Give back
 Enjoy new opportunities
 Enhance your resume & build your work experience
 Be a part of a pro-choice, feminist team

What volunteer roles do you offer?
Our main roles are Kitchen Assistant volunteer or Parent-Child Centre Volunteer. Other occasional as needed roles might be belly caster,
receptionist or tutor.
Who can volunteer?

We accept volunteers ages 18 and over.

How long do I have to commit?

Every volunteer has one 3 – 4 hour shift per week and we ask volunteers for a 1-year commitment. We do understand that sometimes commitments may need to be adjusted.

How can I volunteer?

Email our volunteer coordinator at
and they will send you all the materials to help you better decide if Jessie’s Centre is the right fit for you.

Do you have a question that isn’t listed here?  Please visit our FAQ page or give us a call 416-365-1888. We are always happy to help!

If you would like to volunteer, you can Contact Us at 416-365-1888 or fill out the form below 

Current Openings

If you would like to have a rewarding career, we would like to invite you to join our team of dedicated professionals helping young families. Please check regularly, as we will be posting new positions 



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Toronto, ON, M5A 2Z4






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