About Us

Big Brothers and Big Sisters are men and women who volunteer to spend time with a young person. There are over 180 Big Brothers/Big Sister agencies across the country that recruit and manage these volunteers. Each agency provides direct service to children by matching them to adults in quality mentoring relationships in more than 300 Canadian communities.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Canada is the national organization that provides leadership and support to these agencies, assisting them with their hands-on work with parents, children, and volunteers. Ranging from staff training workshops to our leading Child Safety Program, the National office works diligently to ensure that program quality is superior in all parts of the country.

If you are thinking about becoming a Big Brotheror Big Sister, please take a look at our programs. if you still need more information, or would like to volunteer or enroll a child, please visit the Canadian Agency Directory for the contact information of your local agency