Registered Charity Number
867945123 RR0001


Oceanside Volunteer Association


Oceanside Volunteer Association

"Connecting people who wish to volunteer with organizations that need their help."

volunteer oceanside volunteer associationThe Oceanside Volunteer Association (O.V.A.) is a community resource assisting volunteer organizations as well as those who wish to volunteer. We promote volunteerism in the Oceanside Region!

Since May 2000 our organization has assisted over 100 non-profit organizations that depend upon volunteers to carry out their programs in Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Nanoose, Bowser, Errington, Coombs, Whiskey Creek and Qualicum Bay.

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#2 – 692 Beach Road
Qualicum Beach, B.C.   V9K 1S4

Telephone: (250) 594-2637

Oceanside Volunteer Association is a registered Charity and relies on grants and donations to support its operations. We are most grateful for any amount that you can provide to assist us to continue our work.

How Can You Give to Oceanside Volunteer Association?

 By mail - send cheque to #2 - 692 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, BC, V9K 1S4

  1. In person - bring your donation to our office at #2- 692Beach Road, Qualicum Beach.
  2. Donate online through Canada Helps - clicking on the "Donate Now" button will enable you to donate using your credit card and you will receive an instant receipt from Canada Help for income tax purposes.

Receipts for income tax purposes will be issued for all donations.

  For information on upcoming events, please check our

News & Upcoming Events Page


The Board of Directors of Oceanside Volunteer Association has cancelled the 2020 Wellness and Volunteer Fair in accordance with the announcement by Premier John Horgan on Wednesday, May 6th prohibiting gatherings of more than 50 people until either a COVID-19 vaccine is found, broad treatment is available or herd immunity is develo


    From the Board of Directors and Staff of Oceanside Volunteer Association

Effective September 8, 2020 and continuing until further notice, our office will be open to the public on Wednesday and Thursday of each week, between the hours of 11:00 AM and 2:30 PM. All visitors will be required to wear a mask. As our office space is very limited, we urge visitors to schedule an appointment prior to attending the office; as we are only able to accommodate one person at a time.

Program operations and services will remain uninterrupted throughout regular office hours of Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00 AM - 3:00 P.m.  Please visit our website at to register for volunteering and to view the complete listing of volunteer opportunities; or, to submit a request for volunteers. Thank-you for your cooperation and continued support. Stay safe, be calm and be kind.


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We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.

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  #2 -692 Beach Road, Qualicum Beach, V9K 1S4