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Found 19 volunteer opportunities with Working with Animals, in Melbourne%20city

Bring along your pet to HammondCare Caulfield

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Caulfield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Bring along your good natured pet and spend time chatting with residents who no longer have a pet of their own. You’ll see what a difference your furry friend can make.

Executive Assistant to HR, Client Services and the EMD/CEO

DCSS Australia Inc. (Diverse Community & Social Services) | NFP Community Justice Organisation |

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

In this role you will provide administration support to Finance and Marketing department and People and Culture department to ensure smooth running of both departmental processes.

Riding for the Disabled volunteer assistant

Riding For The Disabled - Viewbank

  • Location: Viewbank VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Riding for the Disabled (RDA) in Viewbank depend on passionate volunteers – and they need more! Volunteering with the RDA provides rewarding opportunities to have fun with people with a disability, while handling horses. It is also a great way to meet people, become involved in your community, have fun and make a difference in someone’s life.

Working Bees Volunteers- Environment

Friends of Montmorency Bushlands #

  • Location: Montmorency VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Volunteers needed for monthly working bees in nature reserves across Montmorency. Work close to nature with friendly, like- minded people dedicated to protecting our remnant bushlands, through restoring indigenous vegetation to nature reserves. Opportunities for nature photography, plant IDing, bird watching, sugar glider spotting, community stalls and an annual excursion depending on the interests of members.

Social visitor with companion dog volunteer - Preston

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Preston VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

If you have one hour to spare in your week and would like to improve an older person’s life by providing companionship we would love to hear from you, particularly if you have a dog. Your dog must be well behaved and used to being with elderly or vulnerable people.

Riding Support

Volunteering Glen Eira

  • Location: Glen Huntly VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Volunteer with an organisation which provides horse riding opportunities for the disabled.

Puppy Carer - Seeing Eye Dogs Australia

Vision Australia-Bvrc

  • Location: Kensington VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Seeking volunteers interested in looking after one of our very special puppies to assist a blind person to live their life to the full. Being a Puppy Carer means you get to experience the joy of looking after an adorable puppy for 12 to 15 months – without any of the associated costs – and enjoy the satisfaction of knowing you are assisting someone who is blind to live the life they choose.

Puppy Carer

Volunteering Glen Eira

  • Location: Kensington VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Experience the joy of looking after one of our very special puppies and assist someone who is blind to live their life to the full. Being a Puppy Carer is possibly the most enjoyable way to volunteer.

Community Support - Variety of Roles

Volunteering Glen Eira

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

A community-based not-for-profit organisation requires volunteers to assist in providing services aimed at keeping the frail aged and those with a disability in touch with the community and enhancing their quality of life. Roles include walking companion, gardening, pet exercising, transport etc

Community Visitor - Pet Partner Team - Aged Care

South East Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: St Kilda VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Volunteers and their dogs visit health care facilities for 1 hour a week/fortnight.

Animal - Puppy Carer for SEDA - Disability/Advocacy

South East Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Cotham VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Care for and train a puppy until 12-18 months of age.

Animal - Puppy Carer for SEDA - Disability/Advocacy

South East Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Kooyong VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Care for and train a puppy until 12-18 months of age.

Animal - Riding Volunteer - Disability/Advocacy

South East Volunteers Inc.

  • Location: Flemington VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Assist riders with hats & boots, walk beside horses & support riders. Help groom & pack up horses. Assist with tidying up.

Puppy Carers in the City of Knox

Vision Australia, Seeing Eye Dogs

  • Location: Kensington VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Puppy carers required in the City of Knox. Experience the joy of looking after one of our very special puppies and assist someone who is blind to live their life to the full.

Puppy Carer

Vision Australia #

  • Location: Across: Banyule VIC, Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

Experience the joy of looking after a puppy while giving back to the community.

Pet Therapy

Uniting AgeWell - Strathdon Community

  • Location: Across: Forest Hill VIC, Camberwell VIC, Hawthorn VIC, Box Hill VIC, Preston VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Become a volunteer and bring your good natured and well trained pets to visit our residents. We have 3 separate areas and are looking for someone who is able to visit on a weekly basis.

Community Engagement

Greyhound Adoption Program

  • Location: Victoria VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

So, you’ve adopted a GAP greyhound, fallen in love, and want to tell everyone about it?! Join GAP as a Community Engagement Volunteer! Our volunteer team are widely recognisable in their green shirts at GAP stands all over Victoria. Community Engagement Volunteers attend both industry and external events with their GAP dogs to help show what great pets they make, and tell people about GAP and the work we do.

Greyhound Foster Carer

Greyhound Adoption Program

  • Location: Victoria VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Animal Welfare

It can be a very daunting time for a Greyhound when they first enter retirement life and many of the dogs which come into our care need some extra help in a home environment before they’re ready for their fur-ever homes. This is where our Foster Care team come in! We have a dedicated group of volunteers all over the state who regularly foster a greyhound in their home for a few weeks, helping to Fill the GAP between racing and pet life.

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