Volunteering is a great way to get involved.


Be a Volunteer Today

Steps for Life is an event driven by community volunteers committed to workplace health and safety and supporting families who've experienced a workplace tragedy. If you would like to lend a hand, please contact your Regional Development Coordinator to volunteer at Steps for Life. You can jump start the process by filling in a volunteer application form, or call us at 1-888-567-9490 to find out more about volunteer opportunities in your area.

Whichever shape your local event takes, one thing is for certain: we can use your help! There are many ways you can help our worthy cause and have fun while giving your time and support, including:

Before the Event

Join the planning committee and help:

  • approach local sponsors 
  • promote the event in the community 
  • coordinate event logistics 
  • recruit day-of-event volunteers 
  • oversee day-of-event participant registration
  • chair meetings and provide guidance to the committee

Day of the Event - what's needed will differ based on local requirements and regional realities

  • setup and teardown
  • parking
  • registration
  • greeting walkers
  • route marshaling (to direct walkers and if required, to make walkers aware of potential hazards)
  • children’s area
  • barbecue/ food service
  • photographer(s)
  • financial accountability volunteers
  • media coordinator
  • clean up
  • assembling walker packages before the event

National Sponsors