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Generosity comes in many forms. PHA Canada is grateful for the many people who choose to contribute to our mission by volunteering their time and unique skills. 

Volunteer Opportunties 

  • Take Action PAH

    Join us as we continue our fight for publicly funded access to all Health Canada-approved treatments for PAH. We are seeking assistance from patients, caregivers, and supporters in all parts of the country. Volunteers are needed to share their PH stories, help spread awareness, and educate local decision makers. Fill out the form below and join our national team of PH advocates today.
     

    Fill out the Take Action PAH Volunteer Form here


     
  • Community Outreach
    PHA Canada is currently seeking Community Outreach Volunteers for future education and awareness events. 
     
    All volunteers will receive personal support from PHA Canada, including a brief online training. Volunteers who complete their training and commit to a minimum of three hours of volunteering will also receive a free PHA Canada t-shirt.

    If you are interested in volunteering at future educational events in your community, please fill out this form:

    Volunteer Form

  • Interested in becoming an Ambassador?

    Position opened for candidates in the Prairies

    Position Classification: Two-year volunteer term

    Link to Mission: PHA Canada’s mission is to empower the pulmonary hypertension community through support, education, advocacy, awareness, and research. We do this on behalf of and in collaboration with all Canadians affected by pulmonary hypertension, including families and caregivers. Ambassadors work on behalf of PHA Canada to extend our reach across the country and provide leadership to the pulmonary hypertension community. Ambassadors are champions of PHA Canada who seek to inspire others and facilitate collective action in support of a better life for those affected by pulmonary hypertension.

    Responsibilities:

    • Active participation in advancing PHA Canada’s mission, including identifying new opportunities for community-based projects
    • Representing PHA Canada at external meetings and events
    • Participating in public speaking engagements on behalf of PHA Canada
    • Sharing PHA Canada’s story and your own personal PH journey with others
    • Providing support and leadership to special events and campaigns
    • Acting as a mentor to other PHA Canada members and volunteers


    Scope: This is a part-time volunteer position. Ambassadors are expected to commit to a two-year term and contribute approximately 10 hours of work per month, including attendance at regular team meetings. Ambassadors will be required to participate in online meetings/trainings and may be required to travel occasionally.

    This position reports to the Executive Director and to the Board of Directors via the Ambassador Board Liaison.

    How to apply: Applicants are invited to send an expression of interest, along with a resume, to Jamie Myrah at jmyrah@phacanada.ca. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling/ongoing basis as they come in.