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Found 395 volunteer opportunities with Families with Children, in Australia

Who let the dogs out? Community Event Reps - Where you at?

Guide Dogs WA (Swan)

  • Location: Across: Osborne Park WA, Victoria Park WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

As a non-profit, non-government funded organisation, Guide Dogs WA relies on vital funding from the community to raise and train Guide Dogs. Community Events Volunteers play a vital role in our fundraising program by representing Guide Dogs WA at community events to raise awareness and much needed funds for the organisation. Some examples of community events may include school fairs, community festivals and weekend markets.

*Fishing Program

Fishability

  • Location: Rockingham WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Are you friendly, love fishing and have a strong desire to help others? Fishability is looking for volunteers who enjoy helping others to develop independence and experience the excitement of catching a fish! Experience with fishing is not necessary, but all volunteers must have a positive, friendly and empathetic nature. THE FISHABILITY PROGRAM IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS BUT THEY ARE STILL RECEIVING VOLUNTEER APPLICATIONS.

Volunteer to support young people with disabilities – Mentors / Buddy Programs

Interchange Incorporated

  • Location: Across: Melbourne VIC, Victoria VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Are you looking to make a real difference in someone’s life? Volunteer with Interchange and buddy up with a young person living with disability to meet up on a regular basis. This extends their social network, offers them new opportunities and experiences, and provides a much needed break for their carer.

Volunteer to support children and young adults with disabilities – recreational activities

Interchange Incorporated

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

Are you looking to make a real difference in someone’s life, learn new skills and have fun doing it? Volunteer with Interchange and provide support for children and young people with a disability in a range of recreational activities such as youth programs and camps.

Volunteer to support young people with disabilities – Host Programs

Interchange Incorporated

  • Location: Across: Melbourne VIC, Victoria VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Are you looking to make a real difference in someone’s life? Volunteer with Interchange and Host a young person living with disability. This extends their social network, offers them new opportunities and experiences, and provides a much needed break for their carer. Some volunteers have the young person stay at their place once a month. This also provides the young persons carer with some respite and support.

Koala Conservation - Daisy Hill

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Daisy Hill QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Come and join the team as we help to rehabilitate bushland surrounding the beautiful Daisy Hill Koala Centre!

Director of Fundraising & Managment Committee member

RoundTrip Foundation

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

**Please note this is a work-from-home-role** We currently have a vacancy for a Director of Fundraising, whose role also includes sitting on our management committee. We seek an experienced fundraiser full of creative ideas who can develop and lead our fundraising initiatives. The role includes helping to manage all parts of the organisation as part of our management committee. Importantly, you must be passionate about being involved in fighting poverty in developing countries.

Revive Our Wetlands - Woorim Foreshore

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Woorim QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

CVA will improve environmental outcomes at this site by undertaking weed control, revegetation, marine debris clean-up and dune stabilisation. No prior experience is necessary, our friendly team leaders will teach you everything that you need to know on the day!

Koala Habitat Restoration Along the Albert River

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Tamborine QLD
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Join CVA and help us to restore and connect important koala habitat at this property by planting 10,000 native vegetation species to benefit koalas! We will be planting a mixture of koala food trees, habitat species and native understory species to prevent weeds such as lantana from establishing which inhibits koala movement between trees.

Wildlife Habitat Restoration on Fisherman Island

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Port Of Brisbane QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Help Conservation Volunteers restore Lucinda Lake on Fisherman Island. Situated near one of the largest mangrove ecosystems in Moreton Bay, seagrass meadows and migratory shorebird sites this project Lucinda Lake has important environmental values. On project day’s volunteers will help undertake targeted and focused eradication of weeds, planting of 1000 native grasses, participating in UQ’s Cane Toad Challenge by tadpole trapping and camera trapping to collect wildlife data.

Revive Nathan Road Wetlands - Morris Park

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Rothwell QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Working together with local council, CVA will improve environmental outcomes at this site by undertaking weed control and caring for previous CVA planting efforts. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain basic plant identification skills and to learn about habitat restoration processes from start to finish. No prior experience is necessary, our friendly team leaders will teach you everything that you need to know on the day!

Breakfast Creek Clean Up

Conservation Volunteers Australia Qld

  • Location: Morningside QLD, Albion QLD
  • Commitment: One off - an event
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Join CVA as we clean up Breakfast Creek to prevent harmful debris such as plastics and other litter from entering waterways which can then be consumed by or entangle marine life.

Reception

Bellarine Living And Learning Centre Inc

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

This is an opportunity to work within a welcoming and vibrant Centre. The position would suit a student or individual wanting to gain experience within the not-for-profit sector. No experience is necessary, all training provided.

Counsellor

Mind For Life

  • Location: New South Wales NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health

Work with individuals, groups and communities to improve mental health through Mind for Life.

Content Copywriter

Mind For Life

  • Location: Castle Hill NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Other

Our charity organisation focuses on helping and supporting the community with Mental Health issues by providing health awareness and prevention to overcome overweight and Obesity issues Role description • Advertising and marketing copywriting techniques • Sales and direct response strategies • Conceptual and campaign tactics and extensions • Different copy tones and voices, Web copy and social media copy best practices.

Basketball Coach - Tasmania

Special Olympics Australia - National Office

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Sport

Special Olympics Australia is currently seeking a qualified basketball coach who can provide assistance and support in the ongoing development of the basketball program for intellectually disabled athletes. The ideal candidate will have strong relationship management skills and ability to motivate basketball players with intellectual disability.

65 Roses Virtual Volunteer

Cystic Fibrosis WA

  • Location: Western Australia WA
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Health

Want to volunteer without even leaving your couch? Help Cystic Fibrosis WA grow their virtual rose garden to raise awareness and funds for children and adults living with Cystic Fibrosis in WA. We need your help to champion the sale of virtual roses to help get closer to the vision of 'Lives unaffected by cystic fibrosis'.

STREAT Volunteer Translators (Multiple)

Streat

  • Location: Victoria VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

​​We are currently looking for multiple fluent and enthusiastic Volunteer Translators who want to work with us in supporting vulnerable people across Victoria.  You’ll be part of an innovative new project co-ordinated by STREAT called Moving Feast that is helping to feed vulnerable people during the COVID-19 pandemic and also to access information and resources to support their overall wellbeing.

Administration for a cricket club

Volunteer West

  • Location: Across: Footscray VIC, Footscray VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation

Western Region All Abilities Cricket requires a person in the administration. Suitable to a retired person, Male or Female, a good communicator.

Youth Mentoring

Volunteer West

  • Location: Melton VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Youth Mentoring Project The Mentoring Project matches volunteers with young people experiencing social isolation and disconnection from family, education and/or employment. Mentors assist mentees in gaining a positive, trusting relationship with a caring adult who will help to build their self-esteem, support them through current challenges and encourage them in future goals and aspirations.