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Get involved

Getting involved at the Baobab means sharing privileged moments and beautiful encounters. It’s also making a difference in the lives of families in your community.
Guaranteed fun and smiles!

Volunteering opportunities

Drop-off Daycare

  • The drop-off daycare is a temporary place to welcome children 0 to 5 years old half a day a week. The role of the volunteers is to accompany the educator in the animation of the psychomotor activities for the children (do-it-yourself, games, paintings, songs, etc.)
  • Schedule: Tuesday from 9:30 to 13:00, Wednesday from 9:30 to 12:00 or Thursday from 9:30 to 15:00
  • Location: Baobab

Baoados

  • A program for high school youth. They come to do their homework, educational and social activities, collective kitchens and outings.
  • Schedule: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 pm to 6 pm (group outings and kitchens on Fridays occasionally)
  • Period of engagement: Three months minimum
  • Location: Baobab

Homeworks program

  • Homework help welcomes children aged 6 to 12 who need support in their school work.
  • Schedule: Monday to Thursday from 16h to 18h (choice of a day week.)
  • Period of engagement: Three months minimum
  • Location: Baobab

Home respite

  • Home respite is offered to families of all backgrounds who, at some point in their lives, feel the need to be accompanied and supported as parents. The presence of volunteer at home (3 hours / week) allows families with a limited social network to break their isolation, gain greater autonomy, regain their energy and balance in order to continue their integration into society .
  • Schedule: According to your availability and requests from our members.
  • Commitment period: Three months of minimum commitment.
  • Location: At home of the family

To get involved, contact:

Anne-Marie Desmarais

Volunteering & Internships Coordinator

(514) 734-4097

annemarie@baobabfamilial.org

The Baobab Familial is a home for families, a living space, a meeting place that promotes mutual exchange, help and a sense of belonging to one's community. We welcome and support families by enhancing their community and family life in a spirit of respect, integrity and collaboration.