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.
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Do you have what it takes to transform the struggling Scullin shops into a prospering community? Are you looking for an opportunity to take your professional career to the next level and to join an exciting community-led entrepreneurial project? You have come to the right place! The Scullin Traders are seeking an experienced Project Manager to coordinate a prospectus that will encourage funders to purchase an asset (the disused Scullin supermarket).
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.
The Big Issue requires volunteers to support our vendors while they are selling. Support can include anything from an informal chat to helping them to develop strategies to improve their sales. The Big Issue Vendor Coordinator will provide advice and support to this role.
If you are organised and have fantastic people skills then this may be the position for you! As the Director of Volunteering you can use your skills to find motivated volunteers to help us continue our great work.
Enjoy spending time with young children and their parents and carers? Kippax Kids is looking for volunteers to help out in our new English Conversation Playgroup. This group will provide an opportunity for families with English as a second language to come together with their children to practice their English in a fun, relaxed and non-judgemental environment. Family Helpers will help to make families welcome, encourage English conversation and provide practical support during the session.
The 31st annual Red Nose Day will take place on Friday 9th August 2019. It is both a fundraising and awareness campaign that holds huge significance for our organisation. We're on the lookout for passionate volunteers to assist us with this year's Red Nose Day campaign.
The Croatian and Spanish Social Groups 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.
Fundraising Coordinator volunteer needed for local grassroots Canberra charity. Help us continue to help local families.
Photography and/or Graphic Design volunteer needed for local grassroots Canberra charity. Help us continue to help local families.
Social Media volunteer needed for local grassroots Canberra charity. Help us continue to help local families.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Help save lives and support people in crisis. Become a volunteer on our local 13 11 14 crisis support and suicide prevention service.
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.
St Vincent de Paul and the Scout Association of Australia (ACT) are working in collaboration to deliver a project to support young people at risk. The service aims to encourage young people at risk to rediscover their better and stronger inner selves by providing a range of activities aimed at positive outcomes such as building new life skills, networking, social and emotional development.
Are you interested in working as a telephone counsellor? Do you have a counselling qualification and previous experience in the community sector? Then this is the position for you!
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