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 Lebanon 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.
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Love fixing bikes, pumping tyres and 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.
We are looking for people who are (previously or currently) working/studying in childcare or schooling, or someone who has an interest in being creative with kids. You will plan craft and other engaging activities such as music, games, etc. Parents and carers will be around during these activities to assist. The ideal people could commit to 6-12 months on a Monday (the day of the week could be flexible).
The Croatian 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.
CS#1 are looking for volunteers with entertainment skills, craft skills and social skills, to assist those in our community to maintain an active social life through regular social outings and activities to promote wellbeing and social harmony within our community. The activities are held Monday through to Friday at various times. Volunteers assist the Support Workers, with group activities by providing a welcoming, nurturing environment.
Do you have a passion for fashion? Volunteering in a Red Cross Shop provides an opportunity for anyone to get involved in their community and we are always ready to welcome new team members.
Vinnies Doorknock Appeal has been running for over 30 years in Canberra. However, due to the current air quality, Vinnies won't be doorknocking this February. Instead, Vinnies volunteers will set up in indoor locations around Canberra and Queanbeyan, collecting for the Vinnies Bushfire Appeal.
Help save lives and support people in crisis. Become a volunteer on our local 13 11 14 crisis support and suicide prevention service.
Cooking Circles is seeking volunteers that love cooking and meeting people in the community.
Vinnies has hundreds of Retail Centres Australia wide. Revenue raised from the Retail Centres allows for the continuation of vital services Vinnies runs across the country. Our Tuggeranong Centre is looking for some volunteers for Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Working with us means, you think it’s essential to be inclusive and enjoy working with people from all backgrounds. If you are interested in supporting individuals to connect with their community through volunteering, then you’ll enjoy working with the Inclusive Volunteering Program. The program assists people living with a disability, or mental health condition, and refugees or migrants by finding positive, enriching and sustainable volunteering positions in the Canberra Region.
Help raise money for those in need by volunteering in our Best Dressed Store!
Communities @ Work's Pantries in Gungahlin and Tuggeranong provides essential food, services and advice to people going through tough times. Want to get involved?
Members of the community get together for a hot drink and conversation and make, stitch and sew general crafts for charities or just for fun. The Volunteers assist the Support Workers with group activities by providing a welcoming, nurturing environment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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