Keeping Children Safe at Busy Crossings

Abbotsford Community Services, in contract with School District #34, is responsible for providing adult crossing guards to help ensure the safety of schoolchildren and other pedestrians at 25 designated crossings in our community.

Under the supervision of a Crossing Guard Coordinator, these designated crossings are staffed mornings and afternoons while school is in session (September to June.)

To learn more about the crossing guard program or becoming a crossing guard, please email or call 604-302-1786.

Crossing Guard qualifications include:

  • Ability to stand for 45 minutes at a time
  • Enjoy working outside in all weather, including rain, cold, snow and heat
  • Ability to walk, step up and down on the curb and get around in winter weather conditions
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Enjoy working with children and families
  • Clean criminal record check