Volunteers

Are you Interested in Volunteering?
“There is a variety of gifts but always the same Spirit; there are all sorts of service to be done, but always to the same Lord…” 1 Corinthians 12:4          Volunteer Brochure

Purpose:
Queen’s House invites you to participate in our Oblate charism of hospitality at our retreat and renewal centre. Through this volunteering, your creative talents, unique interests and skills can be affirmed and nurtured. When you share your gifts – our mission of hospitality at Queen’s House is strengthened and the quality of life for our retreatants, clients, staff and religious is enhanced.

Role:
You as a volunteer can offer your time and talent in a preferred area of choice. People of all ages who have a sense of commitment, a love of service and a desire to be part of the Queen’s House and Oblate community are most welcome.

Services:
Queen’s House welcomes your gifts and talents in various ministries that include:

  • Live In Support – this is our area of greatest need
  • music ministry
  • secretarial/clerical duties (typing, filing, photocopying, mail outs, etc)
  • receptionists duties
  • hospitality (welcomers)
  • technology/computer and design skills
  • librarian responsibilities
  • housekeeping
  • fund raising
  • gardening (flower beds,etc)
  • and your spiritual presence

Time of Service:
Volunteer services would be welcomed on a regular, occasional, or seasonal basis. These services could be weekly or as the need arises. Support could be as little as a few hours per month or as much as a couple of days per week. Whatever the amount of time volunteered, please know that your generosity will be helpful and very much appreciated!

For more information or to volunteer, please contact:

  • Nikki Bilodeau – Volunteer Coordinator at:
  • Nancy or Elaine in reception at:
  • Sr. Ludvina.
  • Any Queens House staff member.