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Found 216 volunteer opportunities in Australian Capital Territory ACT

Support Red Nose at this years Canberra Christmas Lights Display!

Red Nose

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

Its that time of year again! This December, ‘Red Nose’ Christmas Lights will be on display at the Canberra Miniature Railway in Symonston, A.C.T. The event donates proceeds towards Red Nose and are looking for general volunteer support throughout the event. If you want to join the Christmas extravaganza and make a difference for Red Nose at the same time then please let us know, we would love to have you join us!

Digital Mentor Volunteer for Be Connected Program - Canberra

Vision Australia

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

There are still many people who need help to use the Internet and learn essential digital skills. Digital Mentors will support clients to build their confidence and skills to use digital technology. You will inspire clients to try using technology and support them through the first steps of using computers, mobile devices and the internet.

Red Cross Shop Volunteer - Canberra City

Australian Red Cross

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

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.

Community Engagement Volunteer

VolunteeringACT

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

Assist, inform, refer! Would you like to be part of a friendly, supportive team assisting the Canberra Community to access appropriate services, support, volunteering roles and interest groups available to them? Then this is the volunteer opportunity for you!

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.

Friendship Mentor - Connections Program

VolunteeringACT

  • Location: City ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Are you interested in supporting individuals as they connect with their community through volunteering? The Connections Program provides one-to-one social support and friendship for people living with a mental illness or experiencing social isolation. Our Friendship Mentors provide social support to our participants to reconnect and participate in community life.

Bunnings BBQ Organiser

Epilepsy Association ACT Inc

  • Location: Belconnen Dc ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Health

This position is for short term, one off requirement to organise and run a BBQ at Bunnings for Epilepsy ACT. All organisation, set up, liaising, staffing will be required in this role.

Bike Exchange Assistant

Northside Community Service

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

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.

Shopping Bus Assistant

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Help connect our older Canberrans to the community by assisting with mobility, moving goods and engaging in lively conversation on their shopping bus excursions!

Seniors socialite

Northside Community Service

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Social group volunteers socialise, chat and mingle with our senior social group participants as well as providing physical assistance on their weekly outings around Canberra and activities at our Dickson offices!!

English Conversation Tutor

Northside Community Service

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

English conversation tutors will assist the facilitation of conversation between participants at Margaret Hendry School in Taylor once a week. They will support small groups (often 5-10 people) by introducing conversation topics, directing conversation within the group and assisting the specific needs of individual participants.

Salvos Christmas Volunteers - Sculin, ACT - Individual and Corporate Volunteers Needed

The Salvation Army Australia

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

Are you an individual or part of a Corporate Group looking to give back this Christmas? At Christmas we help around 70 000 households in Australia, and we need your help! Join our incredible Army of Volunteers and together, let's bring HOPE where it's needed most.

Director of Communications - International NGO Abundant Water

Abundant Water Inc

  • Location: Braddon ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Human Rights

A wonderful opportunity has opened up to lead the communications and marketing function of Canberra-based international non-government organisation, Abundant Water. The Director of Communications works with a team to manage the delivery of the communications and outreach program. You will join a group of talented and passionate voluntary directors. This is great opportunity to use and expand your communications/marketing skills and management ability.

Volunteer opportunity at L’Étape Australia by Tour de France

Lateral Event Management

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Sport

L’Étape Australia by Tour de France is the largest Tour de France event held outside France. The event will return to the Snowy Mountains for its fourth edition. The event will take place on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th November. The organisation is looking for 100 energetic, sociable and enthusiastic volunteers. If you are interested in sports and events, we need you!

Costume Designer and Coordinator

Warehouse Circus Inc

  • Location: Chifley ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

We are getting ready for our End of Year Show, with High-Brow Low-Key as our In-House Cabaret Show. If you are creative and passionate about costume design and are able to coordinate a small working team of volunteers we would love to hear from you.

Memory Walk & Jog Volunteer

Dementia Australia

  • Location: Parkes ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Health

In the ACT alone, there are over 5,000 people living with dementia. The Memory Walk & Jog series is our largest fundraising event to enable us to provide services and support for people living with dementia across Australia. We are seeking volunteers to help with ensuring our Canberra Memory Walk and Jog can be run safely and successfully. Volunteer positions can include course supervisors, directional marshals, registration & information stall volunteers.

Red Cross Shop Volunteer - Woden ACT

Australian Red Cross

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

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.

Volunteer Educator

Mental Illness Education ACT (MIEACT)

  • Location: Ainslie ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Share your personal lived experience of a mental illness or as a carer to address stigma and educate our community on mental health and wellbeing.

Prison Invisits Program - ACT

SHINE for Kids - for children with a parent in the criminal justice system

  • Location: Hume ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Other

The Prison Invisits Program includes facilitating activities/games for children during visiting hours with their parent in prison, with a focus on making the visits environment more child friendly.

Community Pantry Team Member - Gungahlin

Communities@Work

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

Communities @ Work's Pantries in Gungahlin and Tuggeranong provides essential food, services and advice to people going through tough times. Want to get involved?