Volunteering helps people and communities reach their potential. With 44% of Canadians 15 years of age and older volunteering an average of 154 hours each year, youth (aged 15-24 years) are leading the way with a volunteer rate of 55%.
This resource describes how volunteering enables skill development and social inclusion among youth.It concludes with 5 recommended key strategies for youth volunteer engagement.
Published By: Volunteer Canada
Publication Date: June 2016