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Found 53 volunteer opportunities with Community Services, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Digital Literacy Volunteering Program

Woden Community Service

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Woden Community Service has developed the Digital Literacy Volunteering Program to mentor people with low digital literacy, in order to support them to improve their computer, tablet or mobile phone skills. Expanding these skills allows participants increased access to digital health services and enables them to maintain social connections with friends and family members in an online capacity during the Covid 19 Pandemic.

English Conversation Volunteer

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

English conversation tutors will assist the facilitation of conversation between participants at Margaret Hendry School in Taylor once a week. They will support small groups (often 5-10 people) by introducing conversation topics, directing conversation within the group and assisting the specific needs of individual participants.

Bike Library Hirer

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Love tinkering and fiddling with bikes while also making people smile? Our bike library hirers will be helping to run the bike exchange program which matches community members with a suitable bicycle in times of need.

Karen Language Support Volunteer | Canberra ACT

Australian Red Cross

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Volunteers play an important role in the success of the Humanitarian Settlement Program as it seeks to achieve key outcomes such as increased social cohesion, community connectedness and positive settlement experience for refugees. Volunteer participation in this program will mean refugees get the extra support they need to successfully settle in the community and build confidence as they start their new lives in Australia.

Farsi/Dari Language Support Volunteer | Canberra ACT

Australian Red Cross

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Volunteers play an important role in the success of the Humanitarian Settlement Program as it seeks to achieve key outcomes such as increased social cohesion, community connectedness and positive settlement experience for refugees. Volunteer participation in this program will mean refugees get the extra support they need to successfully settle in the community and build confidence as they start their new lives in Australia.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Friendly Female Visitor - Stirling ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Stirling ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home, to make a real difference in their life? We have a 95-year-old Lebanese born lady living in Stirling who would enjoy a female volunteer for social support visits. She loves chatting about her family, cooking, pets and going for a stroll. Or enjoying a coffee in the facility café and reading the newspaper. Weekly visits would be beneficial with a minimum 12-month commitment.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Virtual Community Visitor – Lyneham ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Lyneham ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to email, call or video visit an older person living in an Aged Care Home and make a real difference in their life? We have an 80-year-old lady born in Italy who would greatly benefit from social support visits. Our dear recipient converses in Italian and English. She used to work in fashion design and enjoys classical music, birds, romantic movies, gardening and having her hair done. Weekly contact would be beneficial with a minimum 12-month commitment.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Virtual Community Visitor – Lyneham ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Lyneham ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to email, call or video visit an older person living in an Aged Care Home and make a real difference in their life? We have a 95-year-old lady born in the Ukraine who would greatly benefit from social support visits. Our dear recipient converses in Polish and used to work on a farm and as a housemaid. She enjoys music, observing children and would greatly enjoy a visitor who is happy to chat in Polish. Weekly contact would be beneficial with a minimum 12-month commitment.

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Weston Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Weston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Tuggeranong Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Greenway ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Phillip Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Phillip ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Mitchell Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Mitchell ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Jamison Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Macquarie ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Fyshwick Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Fyshwick ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

Volunteer Retail Assistant – Belconnen Salvos Stores

Salvos Stores (ACT)

  • Location: Belconnen Dc ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Are you looking to make a great contribution to the social programs of The Salvation Army? Obtain a sense of achievement and pride in 'giving back’? Gain valuable work experience? Make new friends and work in a fun environment?

FECCA Advisory Committees

Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia

  • Location: Deakin ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

An opportunity to influence and shape FECCA’s policy and advocacy for the next 2 years. As a committee member you will meet other likeminded people from across Australia, advise policy in a meaningful way, support the development of an informed policy positions, advocate on behalf of people from CALD backgrounds and receive support and expertise from the committee chair.

Croatian and Spanish Speaking Social Support Group Volunteers

Community Services #1

  • Location: Kingston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

The Croatian Social Group, and Spanish Social Group, assist those in our community with English as a second language, to maintain an active social life through regular social outings and activities to promote wellbeing and social harmony within our community. The Volunteers assist the Support Workers with group activities by providing a welcoming, nurturing environment, and must be able to converse in Croatian and English, or Spanish and English.

Retail Assistant Volunteer - Vinnies Thread Together Community Program

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

  • Location: Phillip ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Vinnies Thread Together program is a shop front aimed at making a difference in the lives of vulnerable people in our community by providing free clothing. Thread Together (Retail Assistant) Volunteer helps with creating a comfortable place for people to access clothing and support. The Volunteer will be working from our new and exciting shop front in Phillip. Our Thread Together Coordinator will supervise the Volunteer and provide on-the-job training, ongoing support and development.

Gardening Support Volunteer

Marymead

  • Location: Narrabundah ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

We are seeking an enthusiastic volunteer to contribute their time to help us with weeding the gardens of the Azure Village and occasionally the broader Marymead premises. Azure Village is an important contributor in ensuring that Marymead’s services are sustainable, enabling us to contribute to creating a strong community in Canberra and surrounding NSW regions. Volunteers will enjoy working within a friendly environment and will be supported by our dynamic, supportive and reliable staff who

Rise Above Member

Rise Above Capital Region Cancer Relief

  • Location: Oaks Estate ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to be a part of a diverse team with the aspiration to support cancer patients in the ACT, Queanbeyan and surrounding area? We are currently looking for members to join our dynamic team. As a member you would provide assistance at fundraising events, attend monthly meetings and vote on important decisions.