Volunteering in Chelsea


If you have the inspiration to give back to your community, we would be pleased to have you join our team of volunteers.

We have many opportunities available for volunteers of all ages. Some working directly with municipal departments, others working with community organizations during off-site events.

Any way you would like to help would be greatly appreciated. Please know that your time and talent are invaluable to the community! Volunteer with friends and family at local community events, or if you are interested in a long term commitment, there are opportunities available all year long depending on your interests.


The Recreation Department is is looking for volunteers for the Grande marche Chelsea on October 15, 2023.

Several roles to fill :

  • Welcoming participants;
  • Crowd control;
  • Parking attendants;
  • Inflatable supervisors;
  • First aid team;
  • Bike volunteers.

Online form to fill out

The deadline to send in your application is October 2nd, 2023.

If you are an organization and would like to post your volunteer opportunities on this page, you can contact the Recreation, sports, culture and community life by email at loisirs@chelsea.ca.

Community section


Volunteer coordinator of rentals, St. Mary Magdalene Church

Responsibilities:  Receive via website, e-mail or telephone, requests for rental of a community hall.  Provide information, guidelines and conditions for use.  Accompany potential renters to visit the facility.  Manage web-based rental calendar.  Negotiate and manage lease agreements.  Oversee building entry and post-rental verification of facilities.  Maintain records of rentals, related costs, and comparable community rental fees.

Personal qualities:  Clear communication skills, oral and written, in English and French.  Attention to detail and good organization.  Interpersonal relations, conscientiousness.

Availability:  Available to respond to requests and meet renters on-site.

Interested people may contact:  Carol (cdoutriaux@sympatico.ca , 819-827-0694) or Barb (begagne@me.com)

Position available immediately. 


Boutique Quasiment Neuf –  Sorting of donated clothing and small household items. We also have monthly sales, always on Friday evenings and Saturdays. You must be comfortable sorting used clothing and be able to lift up about 10 kilos. Interested people can contact Claire Verney at 819-664-3747 or claireverney@hotmail.com, or Marg Legault at 819-827-1014.

Mill Road Community Space

Mary Magdelene Church

Le Grenier des Collines (Banque alimentaire) 

Chelsea Save a pet

Arts Centre

ACRE (Action Chelsea for the Respect of the Environment) ​​​​​​


Sport section


Soccer des Collines 

Badminton Chelsea : please contact Luc LeBel at 819-827-8246

Club Cascades /Chelsea Nordiq:  community cross-country skiing and biathlon club, offers programs all year round. We practice in Gatineau Park and have a training centre at Chalet Des Érables (Camp Fortune). Many volunteer opportunities: coaches, events, trails, strategic initiatives, etc.

How to get involved?

Check regularly the different offers published on this page. We also recommend that you contact community organizations directly.

You can also complete the form below.

Once we receive the completed form, we will contact you with offers based on your experience, interests, age group and schedule.

Thank you for considering being a part of our Chelsea volunteers team!


Chelsea Volunteer Application Form

This page was last updated on September 13, 2023


Recreation, Sports, Culture and Community Life