The 2015 Western Canada Summer Games, August 7 - 16, presents the perfect opportunity for Wood Buffalo residents to gain experience in event management, networking, community improvement, organization, communication,and much more!
We welcome your participation and efforts as volunteers to make this a once-in-a-lifetime experience for our young Canadian athletes.
The Games Volunteer Accreditation Centre opened at the Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre, in the Shell Fieldhouse, on July 2nd.
You can get registered, complete your record check and have your photo taken.
Also, if the young people in your household want the opportunity for front row seats at the Games and the chance to support the 2,500 athletes and 14,000 guests to the region from August 7 - 16, please see the following protocols!
Information for Youth Volunteers:
Ages 12-17 require parental consent (form is on our website)
Age 16 and up require a criminal record check
Ages 12-15 require a chaperone (chaperone has to be 18 and assigned by the parent) Chaperone assignment forms on the website.
After you register:
1. Login to your Games profile using the link in your email or your ID number.
2. Fill in the rest of your profile
a. Photo upload
b. Interests, Skills
c. Preferred locations
e. Emergency contact info
f. Choose an orientation date (under “Attendance” tab)
3. Complete your Criminal Record Check (FREE!)
a. RCMP in Timberlea Monday to Friday 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
b. Volunteer Accreditation Centre, Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre,Tuesday - Friday, 12 - 8 p.m. and Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
4. p; Each time you are scheduled for a shift, you will receive an email.
Please respond to shift requests by clicking “Accept” then “Apply”
5. Attend mandatory orientation
6. GAME ON!! August 7-16
Volunteer Workforce Coordinator
2015 Games Host Society
ADDRESS: 9717 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2K1
Inclusiveness, sportsmanship, sustainability, growth, excellence,
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