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Found 50 volunteer opportunities with Community Services, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Vinnies Retail Assistant & General Hand Volunteers – Mitchell

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

Vinnies is looking for people to volunteer at our Mitchell Warehouse/Retail Centre - Currently we are looking for Donation Sorting volunteers from Monday - Friday between 9am - 12pm OR 1pm - 4pm.

Retail Assistant and Donation Sorter/Receiver at Vinnies Shops

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

Vinnies Retail Centres (especially Gungahlin and Dickson shops) have a number of roles that are physically demanding. The roles include daily lifting and carrying of donations weighing up to 15kg.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Griffith ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Griffith 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 an 88yo mother, who grew up on an Australian farm, now living in a Griffith aged care home who would enjoy a female volunteer for social support visits. She enjoys reading, craft, word games and crosswords. She loves gentle conversation, playing board games and friendly visits to lift her spirits. Once per Fortnight or weekly visits would be beneficial with a 12-month commitment.

CBR NightCrew - Volunteer

St John Ambulance

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

CBR NightCrew volunteers are essential to the delivery of the CBR NightCrew program which provides support to intoxicated and vulnerable people in Civic on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. The program aims to minimise the risk of alcohol-fuelled violence and assist people to get home safely. In doing so, the CBR NightCrew program helps fulfill St John ACT’s commitment to provide community care solutions in the service of humanity. Volunteers work as part of a team 9.30pm to 4am.

Great Gordon Garage Sale Volunteer

Anglicare NSW South, NSW West and ACT

  • Location: Gordon ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Community Services

The Great Gordon Garage Sale is a fundraising event that runs 2-3 times per year. Donations of items are made to the Centre throughout the year but particularly in the week lead up to the event. Sales are made on the Garage Sale day along with activities like a sausage sizzle to raise funds for the Centre.

Volunteer Driver

Anglicare NSW South, NSW West and ACT

  • Location: Gordon ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Anglicare is looking for a driver to assist with collection and delivery of emergency food relief items.

Marymead Board Director

Marymead

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

Marymead Child & Family Centre is a not for profit agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn providing child, youth and family services for over 7,000 individuals and families across the ACT and NSW south coast and western regions. We are currently seeking expressions of interest to fill vacant voluntary Board Member positions.

Bulletin Coordinator / Publisher

Parkinson's ACT

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

Parkinson’s ACT is looking for a coordinator / publisher to manage the distribution of its monthly bulletin in digital and print form. The person in this role will, if they wish, also have the opportunity to work with the Bulletin Editor in the production of the bulletin content. Parkinson's ACT is a wholly volunteer-run not-for-profit working for the well-being of people living with Parkinson's Disease in the ACT and region.

Watch your Wellness festival

Woden Community Service

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Community Services

“Watch Your Wellness Festival 2019” – a celebration of Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Canberra Community - #CheckYourself

Transport driver and Social Groups Assistant

Woden Community Service

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

The CHSP team are looking for Volunteer Transport drivers to help them on a weekly basis with driving their aged clients to and from their appointments. This will also consist of occasional volunteer work with our social groups and assisting our Social Groups Coordinator in getting our clients to their activities and socialising with them.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Griffith ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Griffith 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 67yo lady who has a passion for arts and crafts, including hook rugs, painting and cross stitch. She feels very lonely over the weekend and would love the company of a friend who would also enjoy crafting with her and a good chat. Craftwork skills not required but an interest in arts and crafts is desirable. Fortnightly or weekly visits would be beneficial with a 12-month commitment.

Fundraising Coordinator (Volunteer)

Roundabout Canberra

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

Fundraising Coordinator volunteer needed for local grassroots Canberra charity. Help us continue to help local families.

Social Media Coordinator (Volunteer)

Roundabout Canberra

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

Social Media volunteer needed for local grassroots Canberra charity. Help us continue to help local families.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Page ACT

Multiple Sclerosis

  • Location: Page 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 90yr old gentleman living in a Page aged care home who would enjoy a volunteer for social support visits. He played tennis until 83, loves martial arts, Siamese cats and has created historical model ships and handmade leather goods. This kind soul has many interesting stories having served as a weather observer and public servant.

Volunteer Mechanic

Worldview Foundation

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

Any volunteer mechanics who would like to help us fix cars and train disadvantaged people in the skills to maintain a car would be appreciated. We have a car program where our program participants earn the chance to buy a fixed up car so they can undertake meaningful employment in the future.

YMCA Op Shop Assistant

YMCA of Canberra

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

Do you fancy a role that's social and gives you an opportunity to meet people from all walks of life. Are you looking to volunteer with a not for profit that supports your local community? We would love to talk to you.

Op-shop donation driver

YMCA of Canberra

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

This is a great opportunity to get involved in your local community. You will meet and volunteer alongside a diverse team whilst making a difference to people in your Region.

C3 Cares Volunteer

C3 Cares Monash - a ministry of C3 Church Monash

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

Anyone interested in helping to assemble hampers, set up or pack down of the lunch, cooking, assisting to serve food or mingle with people to share a laugh and build a community each fortnight, or month, depending on your availability is welcome to come and volunteer with us.

Crisis Support Volunteer

Lifeline Canberra

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

Help save lives and support people in crisis. Become a volunteer on our local 13 11 14 crisis support and suicide prevention service.

Volunteer coordinator (shopkeepers). Scullin Traders

Scullin Community Group

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

The Scullin Traders is a community entrepreneurship hub run by the Scullin Community Group. As a key part of the community’s efforts to transform the vibe of the struggling Scullin shops, the space features comfy couches for coffee drinkers, handmade products from Canberra microbusinesses, and a coworking space and creative workshops for the Canberra community. It is 100% volunteer run.