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Found 114 volunteer opportunities with Community Services, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Handyperson Volunteer - Vinnies, Housing

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

The Handyperson Volunteer requires to have basic carpentry skills and/or garden maintenance skills. The volunteer assists with the upkeep of our Family Service properties and units for vulnerable individuals.

Delivery Volunteer - Vinnies, Blue Door Program

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

Our Delivery Volunteers facilitate the supply of meals to Vinnies Special Works Homelessness Programs by transporting from the supply point to the distribution location/s. These meals provide basic support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. At services such as Blue Door the meals also act as a “handshake” facilitating deeper engagement and a “hand up” to our service users. These roles are required for Mondays to Fridays, from 8.30 to 10.30am each day.

Lanyon Food Hub Volunteer

YWCA Canberra

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

The Lanyon Food Hub provides free food and services to individuals and families members in the Tuggeranong community experiencing hardship. The Lanyon Food Hub consists of a pantry-style system with non-perishable foods available, as well as refrigerated and frozen foods.

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?

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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – 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 – 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?

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.

Seniors Activity Groups - Volunteers Required

Community Services #1

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

CS#1 is looking for volunteers who enjoy walking, singing or playing the ukulele 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.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor – Polish Speaking, 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.

Reception Concierge

Unitingcare Kippax

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

We are seeking friendly, welcoming volunteers with a passion for helping others. You will be the face of UnitingCare Kippax and the first point of contact for people accessing our premises.

Vinnies Retail Assistant/Donation Sorting Volunteers – Narrabundah

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

Our Vinnies centres play a vital role in supporting the community by providing affordable daily living essentials and by assisting those that need a helping hand up. We are seeking volunteers to assist with retail duties, donation sorting, customer service and manual handling tasks. We are looking for volunteers from Monday - Saturday.

Retail Assistant Volunteer at Vinnies Tuggeranong

St Vincent de Paul Society Canberra/Goulburn

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

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.

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.

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.

Volunteer Mentor - Inclusive Volunteering Program

VolunteeringACT

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

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.

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.