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Found 195 volunteer opportunities in Canberra%20city

Join VCA's Event Volunteering Database

Volunteering and Contact ACT

  • Location: City ACT
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Other

Add your name to Volunteering and Contact ACT's (VCA) events newsletter database and we will email you monthly to let you know what events are coming up that need volunteers. There is no obligation to volunteer at each event, it's just a way of receiving the information and finding out where your help is needed.

Canberra Assistant Regional Representative

The Orangutan Project

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

The Orangutan Project (TOP) is a dynamic, fast-growing not-for-profit organisation that works to protect and save orangutans from extinction. Our activities have positive flow-on effects that protect other endangered species such as the Sumatran tiger, elephant and rhino, as well as indigenous communities in the remaining rainforest of Borneo and Sumatra.

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.

Seniors Activities Assistant

Communities@Work

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

Communities at Work offer a variety of programs and activities each month for seniors. Including variety groups – inclusive of a hot lunch and monthly excursions, an art group, movie group and men’s group. Our seniors program is a great opportunity for seniors to socialise and enjoy one-another’s company

Community Pantry Team Member

Communities@Work

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

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

Disability Program Assistant

Communities@Work

  • Location: Greenway ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Communities at Work's Disability and Mental Health Services is an activities based program for teens, young adults and adults with disabilities. Can you help?

Paint and Play Playgroup Assistant

Communities@Work

  • Location: Weston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation

Paint and Play is a fun, outdoor playgroup for kids ages 0 - 5 and their parents and carers. Want to get involved?

Family Day Care Playgroup Assistant

Communities@Work

  • Location: Wanniassa ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation

Be a playgroup volunteer! Come together socially and enjoy activities that are facilitated by a playgroup leader for children birth to five years old.

Community Pantry Storeroom Assistant

Communities@Work

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

Would you like to be a part of providing food to those in need? This role could be for you!

Best Dressed Store Assistant

Communities@Work

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

Help raise money for those in need by volunteering in our Best Dressed Store!

Primary School Educators

St John Ambulance ACT

  • Location: Deakin ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Education & Training

St John Ambulance delivers free age appropriate first aid training to primary school age children, we are looking for dynamic people to assist with the delivery of this life saving training. This is a fun, engaging and rewarding activity for all involved. Ideal for stay at home mum's or retirees looking to engage with the community.

English Conversation Playgroup volunteer at Kippax

Libraries ACT

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

English conversation volunteers needed to help run innovative English conversation playgroup run by Libraries ACT and Uniting Care Kippax. The group will run every Wednesday during term time from 12.30-2pm.

Make-A-Wish Fundraising Coordinator - Canberra

Make-A-Wish Australia

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

Join the #WishForce today and feel uplifted by the difference you can make in your local community! The friendly team at Canberra Branch are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join Make-A-Wish as their Fundraising Coordinator. By sharing your time and skills, you can help Australian children experiencing life-threatening illnesses.

Grant Writer

Print Handicapped Radio of ACT

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

Radio 1RPH requires grant writers who can research grant opportunities and apply for grants.

Volunteer Youth Advisory Committee Member – ACT

Australian Red Cross

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

Gain valuable experience advising the Australian Red Cross on Australian society matters from a youth perspective whilst supporting humanitarian action initiatives throughout the year.

Food Pantry Volunteer

Community Services #1

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

The CS#1 Food Pantry is a small community food outlet for people with a genuine need or those who are on a limited income, making good food and quality household products affordable and accessible. The CS#1 Food Pantry is open Monday and Wednesday to Friday. Volunteer your time to meet and facilitate a positive shopping experience for individuals and families from your local community as part of our valued team.

Volunteers for Community Exercise program sessions with 'Partners in Health'

Community Services #1

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

The Community Exercise Social Group 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 Volunteers assist the Support Workers with group activities by providing a welcoming, nurturing environment.

The Big Issue Vendor Support

Woden Community Service

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

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.

Transport driver and Social Groups Assistant

Woden Community Service

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

The CHSP team are looking for Volunteer Transport drivers to help them on a weekly basis with driving their aged clients to and from their appointments. This will also consist of occasional volunteer work with our social groups and assisting our Social Groups Coordinator in getting our clients to their activities and socialising with them.