We love all the volunteers who work hard to make East Hants an awesome place to live, work and play! Our Community Development Coordinator is here to serve you.


East Hants Volunteer Fair

Date: Saturday September 28th
Location: Maple Ridge Elementary in Lantz
Time: 10am – 2pm

Registration is now open for non-profit organizations in East Hants. REGISTER HERE!


Please note – Participating organizations must be a non-profit operating in East Hants.

Any questions – contact Catherine Jobin

East Hants Volunteer Workshop Series

The Municipality of East Hants is pleased to present a Volunteer Workshop Series for the volunteers and community groups of East Hants!

All workshops will be held at 7pm in the evening

Project Planning

Mount Uniacke Legion
Monday September 16

Grant Writing

Kennetcook Fire Hall
Monday October 7

Social Media Marketing

Elmsdale Fire Hall
Monday February 10


Register now! Contact Catherine Jobin at 902-883-7098 Ext 152 or email cjobin@easthants.ca

Current Volunteer Opportunities



If you are looking for a local volunteer opportunity, or if you have a volunteer opportunity you want to promote VolunteerNS.ca is the place to go.

This is a new service from the Province to help volunteer groups find volunteers and volunteers find volunteer opportunities.


Volunteer Fire Service

Our local fire departments are always recruiting new members. Contact your local fire department to pick up an application.

We want to help volunteer groups in East Hants grow to their fullest potential.

Contact our Community Development Coordinator if you need help with:

  • Finding volunteers
  • Promoting volunteer opportunities
  • Retaining volunteers

The complete list of Community Development services can be found on the Community Development page.