The following is a list of youth-focused stewardship groups. Click on the name of the stewardship group to view their website.

Please note: Many stewardship groups in Metro Vancouver may not be exclusively youth-focused, but do welcome youth volunteers. Please check our region-specific pages and reach out directly to a group to inquire.

Logo Name Summary Location Phone Email
Catching the Spirit Youth Society For over 20 years, CTS Youth Society has been connecting Metro Vancouver youth with their natural environment, their community, and each other through life-changing outdoor experiences. Free and open to all participants, we are "for youth, by youth" Region-wide 604-562-0583

Environmental Youth Alliance (EYA)


The Environmental Youth Alliance is a registered charity supporting equity-seeking youth to connect with nature, community, and skills to become environmental stewards and community leaders. They provide free land-based education and paid employment-training programs in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.

Region-wide  604-689-4446

Invasive Species Council of BC (ISCBC) - youth team

Get your hands dirty with fieldwork, engage in skill-building workshops, and gain community service experience. Region-wide Telephone: 250-305-1003
Toll-free: 1-888-933-3722

Nature Kids BC

Nature Kids BC helps BC children get outside with their families to explore, play, learn about and take action for nature. Region-wide 604-985-3059

WILD Outside 

Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF), program for young people (age 15-18) who want to get involved and help the planet. Region-wide 236-688-6376 contact through online form