Volunteer

When you volunteer your time at Adeara, you see firsthand the difference you are making in the lives of women who are working to break the cycle of addiction and heal physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.

Whether you can make a short- or long-term commitment of time, we would be grateful to have you join our team of volunteers.

For more information, please contact:

Marissa Ruggles, Volunteer Coordinator
780.423.5516
marissa@adeara.ca

Ready to get started? Please complete our Volunteer Application Form and email back to Marissa Ruggles at marissa@adeara.ca.

Click here for available volunteer positions

Childcare

Bless the women by watching their children while they are in evening classes. This is one of our most urgent volunteer needs.

Class Facilitator

Facilitate a weekly class relative to your skills to enhance our program.

Career Mentor

Provide employment internship work and on-the-job training, assisting women as they move into independent living and recovery. Support new work opportunities, provide guidance for additional career training, and offer feedback and assessment of work, including monthly and quarterly performance reviews.

Disciple Mentor

Coach women as they move into independent living. Support their recovery and sobriety, as well as their development of life skills.

Devotional Leader

Lead in morning devotionals and/or worship times. Take women for walks.

Drivers

Provide transportation for our residents to and from church, bible studies and events, as required. Must have insurance and a completed drivers abstract with our insurance company on file.

Event Support

Prepare and participate in our events, engaging in creative projects to enhance our events. Partner with our public relations team and volunteer coordinator. Travel to and from other events, as required.

Life Skills Support

Work with an on-staff life skills support worker. Be involved with our residents–provide quality time with a high level of interaction.

Medical Professional

Doctors, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and psychologists are an asset in supporting residents at Adeara. Volunteers must have Christian maturity and be able to provide references for previous work in their field.

What’s Required? 

  • Submit a Volunteer Application Form with brief Christian testimony.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 references.
  • Must submit a criminal record check (no longer than 6 months prior to be valid).
  • Complete an orientation and brief training, along with position overview and introductions to staff.
  • Sign all documentation, including confidentiality agreement and release of liability.
  • Be a mature Christian.