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Volunteer Policy


The purpose of this policy is to outline the role of volunteers within Colchester-East Hants Public Library, type of volunteer duties, and standards for managing volunteers.

A volunteer is a person who performs services for the Library without wages, benefits or compensation of any kind.

Volunteers contribute expertise, knowledge and time to the Library, and are a valuable resource to assist library staff in the enhancement of Library programs and services.

The Library recognizes that volunteers strengthen connections to the communities the Library serves.

The Library is pleased to provide volunteer opportunities for members of the public to perform a valuable service for the community.


To review the complete policy click on the link above.


Appendix A: Volunteer Application Form


Appendix B: Volunteer Agreement Form