Volunteer With Westfield's Parks & Recreation Department

Volunteers can demonstrate to the community that people really care about the parks and recreation programs by wanting to help with the operation and improvements of them. Citizens who volunteer can take back into the community a true picture of the Westfield Parks and Recreation Department and can be ambassadors of good will. 

If you would like to volunteer, call the office at (413) 572-6263 and you will be mailed a volunteer packet.

All coaches, staff and volunteers will be required to submit to a CORI / SORI check (a criminal background check) and read and sign a conflict of interest form. Please see the Coaches’ Code of Conduct for information on how to behave during sporting events.

Junior Leaders

Junior leaders ages 13 and up, please call the office for a volunteer packet. If you are interested in volunteering as a junior leader for the adventure zone program. Please call the office for a registration form and junior leader information packet at (413) 572-6263.

Fees due each week for ages below and are responsible for their own field trip expenses: 
  • 13 years old:  
  • 14 years old: .
  • 15 years old: Free
Due to the number of volunteer requests for this program, we will only accept 5 - 6 volunteers per session. Once we receive your completed packet, we will mail out your approved schedule in mid May. All volunteers must submit to a CORI / SORI form (a criminal background check) and read and sign a conflict of interest form.

Summer Junior Leaders to Volunteer for Other Programs in the Brochure Guide

If you would like to volunteer at one of the programs in the Parks and Recreation brochure, please call for a volunteer packet and fill out where you would like to volunteer. A approved volunteer letter and junior leader manual will be mailed to you in mid May.

Deadline for all junior leader volunteers to return completed forms is May 31. Office number 572-6263.