Enjoy Interacting with People? Want to Help your community?

Interested in Volunteering?

We are looking for new volunteers to help in the Iki Iki Program and Iki Iki Light – programs for seniors who prefer slower-paced activities as well as those living with dementia.

Benefits of volunteering
  • Get a reference letter
  • Network with members of the community
  • Great opportunity to learn the Japanese culture and Japanese language
  • Get experience working with seniors for your future career
  • Make new friends
  • … and many more!!!





Tuesdays  10:00am-2:00pm  Language: English/Japanese   Kui-Doh-Raku

Wednesdays  9:30am-2:30pm  Language: Mainly Japanese  Iki-Iki Light 

Fridays  9:30am-4:30pm  Language: English/Japanese  Iki-Iki Program


Program Activities

  • Tea & chat
  • Art table
  • Osteofit (Exercise)
  • Lunch – Very Tasty Casual Japanese Food!!
  • Recreational games / cooking / music





How to get started

  1. Clear criminal record and reference checks
  2. Fill out the Volunteer Application Form
  3. Contact the volunteer coordinator

Download the Nikkei Place Volunteer Application Form

If you have any questions, please contact Noriko Muraoka, Nikkei Place Volunteer Coordinator

TEL: (604)777-7000 (ext 108)      email: volunteer@nikkeiplace.org


We hope to see you soon!!!!

More information on volunteering available at http://seniors.nikkeiplace.org/about/volunteers/

Do you have questions about either one of our residence options?

Read our FAQ