Volunteer With Us:

Dartmouth North Community Food Centre encourages the involvement of volunteers throughout the organization.
We value and appreciate the role of volunteers in supporting the Centre to carry out its mission.

Volunteer on the Board of Directors

The Dartmouth Family Centre and Dartmouth North Community Food Centre are governed by a Board of Directors who provides strategic leadership to the organization. The Board is made up of community members, professionals, and participants and meets at the Dartmouth Family Centre on a monthly basis. If you are interested in becoming a board member please fill out a volunteer application and submit it, along with a resume, to the Executive Director.

Volunteer at the Centre

The Centre's volunteer program supports participants to become involved in the Centre in a volunteer role. Orientation, training, and ongoing support helps participants to develop their skills as a volunteer. Participant volunteers support the community drop-in room, child development programs, parenting workshops/programs, maintaining public spaces, baking snacks for children, organizing the community cupboard, administrative support, etc. Not all opportunities are available at all times. If you are interested in volunteering at the Centre please fill out an application or talk to Centre staff about your interest. 

Download Volunteer Application

Thank you to our generous supporters

We are proud to recognize the support of the organizations and individuals who make the work of Dartmouth Family Centre and Dartmouth North Community Food Centre possible.  View full list of supporters >

Phone Number:

(902) 464-8234

Fax Number:

(902) 464-8232



Our Location:

107 Albro Lake Rd. Dartmouth, NS, B3A 3Y7

Our Hours:

The Centre is open 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday to Friday (closed 12:00 to 1:00pm daily and Thursday afternoons). As well, occasional evening programs take place.  


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