Vinnies Assistance VolunteerSt Vincent de Paul Society SA
The St Vincent de Paul Society's SA 3,500 members and volunteers work hard to assist people in need and combat social injustice across Australia. Internationally, the Society operates in 130 countries and has over 950,000 members.
We are seeking volunteers at both of our Southern assistance facilities on a weekly basis to listen compassionately and without judgement and assess the needs of those who have contacted us seeking food, clothing and other assistance.
Volunteers receive an induction into the values and work of the Society and on the job training & support is provided by an experienced interviewer.
What will you get from the engagement?
- enjoy the support and community life that is part of Vinnies
- learn about local community resources and issues present in your community.
- gain a greater understanding of poverty and disadvantage and how it impacts people's lives.