Volunteer in the Cowichan Valley

The Cowichan Valley offers the opportunity to volunteer in acute care, long-term care and public health.  There are over 20 diverse assignments across sites in the communities of Shawnigan Lake, Lake Cowichan, Duncan, and Chemainus.  

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities Brochure


Cowichan Facilities:

Cairnsmore Place
Chemainus Health Care Centre
Cowichan District Hospital
Cowichan Lodge - Adult and Senior Units and Waldon House Adult Day Care
Duncan/Margaret Moss Health Unit
Lake Cowichan Health Unit
Shawnigan Lake Health Unit


How to Apply

1.      Read how to become a volunteer

2.      Complete these forms

3.      Submit all of these documents by email to VolunteerCDH@viha.ca or by mail to:

Jane Balfour
Manager, Volunteer Resources – Cowichan
Cowichan Lodge
2041 Tzouhalem Road, Duncan BC V9L 5L6 


Still have questions?

If you have unanswered questions please contact

Jane Balfour, Manager, Volunteer Resources
Email Jane.BalfourWilliams@viha.ca
Phone 250-709-3005