Volunteer Resources

This collection of resources have been compiled to help the Calgary community get the most out of a volunteer experience by providing key information, setting out best practices and building understanding. These are living document so don't hesitate to let us know any insights you have to make them better.

So You Want to Volunteer?

Volunteering for the first time can be overwhelming, this resource gives you steps to take for a smooth experience. This is a good resource for a first time volunteer!

Download So you want to volunteer?

Calgary Newcomer Guide

A valuable resource if you are new to Canada and if you work with new Canadians. It provides a great list of services and resources available to make the transition easier.

Download Calgary Newcomer Guide

Police Information Check Instructions

Some organizations require a Police Information Check as part of their screening process, here are the steps to take! Calgary Police Service also has a great video that walks you through their online process.

Download Police Check Instructions

Tips for a Successful Corporate Engagement

Are you and your team looking to volunteer? Managing a large group of people can be a challenge. Follow the steps in the document below to ensure that your corporate engagement is a mutual successful for your team and the organization.

Download Tips for a Successful Corporate Engagement

Bad Volunteer Experience?

Did you have a bad volunteer experience?  Please note that Propellus does not investigate or intervene in individual situations, but the following document outlines some broad steps you can take.  

Download Bad Volunteer Experience

Need more information?

Contact us at info@propellus.org or give us a call at 403.265.5663