Volunteer opportunities 

Volunteering provides a unique opportunity to get involved with an organization or for a cause that is personally meaningful to you and we hope that the following information will help you to decide whether or not we are a good fit for you. 

General volunteer opportunities at The Royal


Volunteering with the Royal Ottawa Foundation 

The volunteer positions at The Royal provide opportunities to develop new skills and work with a diverse group of people within a mental health care setting, in both interactive roles as well as behind the scenes in support or administrative roles.
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  Volunteer opportunities with the Foundation are typically centered around fundraising events, including but not limited to, the Inspiration Awards, SHOPPERS LOVE. YOU. Run for Women, The Open Golf Tournament, and the Leaders for Mental Health Breakfast.
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Volunteering with the Family Advisory Council


Volunteering with the Client Advisory Council

Formed in 2006, the Family Advisory Council (FAC) is the voice of families at The Royal, transforming lives through family partnership in care, policy, programs and research.
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  The Client Advisory Council (CAC) is an advisory and advocacy council representing clients of The Royal. Members are clients who have lived experience and received care at The Royal.
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Gratitude In Mind: Monthly E-Newsletter

Gratitude In Mind: Monthly E-Newsletter

Keep in touch with the Royal Ottawa Foundation

Keep your finger on our pulse. Read about the latest Royal Ottawa news, discoveries, and ways to get involved in the Royal Ottawa Foundation's monthly e-newsletter!