Student Community Service

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I babysit for the neighbour or help a relative?

A. Only if there is evidence of a serious need, e.g. a Special Needs child, no money to pay a babysitter, or other services etc. 

Q. Can I coach for a hockey/swimming/basketball club?

A. Only if it is for a non-profit organization. 

Q. Can the hours spent on the pilgrimage, March for Life, Thinkfast, Relay for Life or mission trips be considered for volunteer hours?

A. Yes, check with your principal for the allotted hours. 

Q. Can I volunteer to teach dance at a local dance studio?

A. Only if it is for a non-profit organization.

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