How to Volunteer

New Programs/Activities

The City of Haverhill Recreation Department is always open to hearing your new ideas for programs and activities within the City of Haverhill. We are always interested in offering new and exciting things in our community for both adults and youth. If you have a skill you would like to contribute, please contact Recreation Director Ben Delaware at 978-374-2388 x3938 or You will be asked to present a completed activity proposal form before meeting with the Recreation Director.

Volunteer in an Existing Program

If you are interested in volunteering in an existing program as a coach or program leader but have not yet been approved, please refer to the contact infromation above and read the orange print below. If you have already been approved by the Recreation Department for a specific program and have not yet registered please visit our Staff and Coaches Registration Page to enter your information and we will contact you shortly.

***All of our volunteers must be able to pass a CORI check and be approved by the Haverhill Recreation Department. Every Volunteer in our activities go through Concussion and Abuse trainings before beginning interaction with participants. Prospective Volunteers must participate in an introdutory interview with the Recreation Director and adhere to all city policies relevant to the activity for which the candidate is interested in. Please refer to our Volunteer Waiver for full information***