SALI volunteers are a highly respected part of the SALI Team. 

They are passionate and committed to making a difference in the lives of at-risk children and at-risk animals.

We are looking for individuals who are kind, flexible and able to commit for a minimum of 6 months. SALI provides training, support and opportunities to use your special skills and learn new ones.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Board Member
  • Animal care
  • Children's program
  • Fundraising
  • Admin/office support
  • Facility care/maintenance
  • Special events
  • Marketing and public relations

Animal & Facility Care Volunteers for SALI's Farm.

Volunteers come to the farm one shift per week, to care for the facility and animals: horses, cows, goats, chickens, rabbits, cats.

 The Team Shifts are 9-11 AM or 3-5 PM and the shifts that are currently available are: 

Tuesday PM, Wednesday AM, Saturday PM (bi-weekly) & Sunday PM (bi-weekly) 

Make a difference in the life of a child.

The Spring Children's Program is currently under way and all positions are full.

Please visit our website at the end of summer for an update on our fall program 

The children's program runs  1 x 3hr day per week for 8 weeks.

Volunteer Requirements

- Be willing to commit to volunteering 1 day per week for a minimum of 6 months

- 19 years of age or older (minors welcome to volunteer with parental/guardian supervision)

- Kindness and compassion!

- Children's Program volunteers must have a criminal background check

How to Apply

1. Attend an orientation session.
Sign up here

2. Fill out a volunteer application:
Found Here

3. Become a SALI member. Found Here

4. Attend your first training session.

5. Make a difference in the lives of animals and children in your community!

Volunteer Orientation

The Next orientation Date is: 

To Be Announced

The Orientation is about an hour long and is designed to answer all of the questions you may have about joining our team. 

(not suitable for children, they find it very boring)

The orientation & training sessions are held at the farm in South Surrey near Redwood Park. Due to privacy concerns, we do not post the address publicly; the exact address and directions will be provided once you confirm your attendance.