Find ways to help in your community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Alexandra Neighbourhood House
2916 McBride Avenue, Surrey, BC
Tel: 604-535-0015 ext 236 (Neil)
Supporting neighbours during COVID-19 health emergency. Get involved:

  • As someone who can help neighbours needing support (running errands, getting groceries, dog-walking, or a friendly chat).
  • As someone at risk who is self-isolating or quarantined, and are looking for help or for social contact.

We will assemble Helper Teams of six to assist those needing support at this time. Together, the Team and its recipients form a Community Caring Circle.  For more information &/or to sign up, send an email to Neil at, or call 604-535-0015 (ext 236).

BC211: Safe Seniors, Strong Communities
Connects volunteers with seniors who are looking for help with grocery shopping, social visits, prescription pick-ups and more.

Canadian Red Cross
The Canadian Red Cross is a non-profit humanitarian organization focused on improving the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world. We are always looking for volunteers to help support our Health Equipment Loan Program (HELP), which loans health equipment on a short-term basis to those in need from over 70 depots across the province (e.g. wheelchairs, crutches, but also some specialized equipment). We are looking for Client Services Volunteers to help greet clients and ensure they receive the support they need! by Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association
Tel: 1-855-435-7811
If you would like to volunteer with the AMYA Neighbourhood Helper, please visit the website, and click on Volunteer. Duties include and are not limited to: picking up and delivering packages, procuring supplies, and/or assembling packages.

iVolunteer: Local Love in a Global Crisis
An online portal created by the United Way. Connects volunteers with a number of local non-profits and has a range of opportunities. 

Mobilizing Local Love by United Way
A new channel created to connect volunteers with anyone who needs help during the COVID-19 crisis.  Anyone that is in need of help in any of the communities in the Lower Mainland and Fraser valley can use this to connect with volunteers.