Thinking about Volunteering?
- Large Text
- Increase Font Size
- Decrease Font Size
- High Contrast
- Regular Contrast
Are you thinking about volunteering?
We provide a free matching service for you to find a volunteer role that suits your availability, skills and interests. There are lots of volunteer positions in a huge range of roles including mentoring, healthcare, administration, social support, retail, education and tutoring, animals, tourism, healthcare, food services, event volunteering and many more!
We can help find the right volunteer role for you, give advice about volunteering, and information about organisations around the region that you may be interested in volunteering with.
Do you involve volunteers in your organisation, not-for-profit or community group?
We provide a free volunteer recruitment service for not-for-profit organisations, that can help you find the right volunteer for your organisation or project. We can also support you to create the right environment to involve volunteers, covering areas such as policies and procedures, training, induction, Occupational Health & Safety, insurance, volunteering on committees and much more.
Urgent and Featured Volunteer Roles
These are some of the many varied volunteer roles we currently have available. Please note: As the needs of our registered organisations change, so does the availability of our roles. Some of these roles may have already been filled and new ones may have been added. For more information about any of these or a full listing of all roles available, contact us through any of the methods below.
|Organisation||Role Title||Role Description||Time Commitment|
|Warrnambool & District Food Share||Food Warehouse Volunteer||We urgently need fit & active volunteers to work with our Coordinator and other volunteers in the local Food Share Warehouse. This involves unpacking deliveries and repacking into emergency food hampers for distribution; stock control and some cleaning.||9am-2pm Mon-Thur; 9am-12 noon Fri|
|Warrnambool & District Food Share||Food Van Volunteer||Are you fit and active? Capable of loading and unloading a van? We are looking for a reliable volunteer to help us collect food supplies for re-distribution.||As arranged, mainly mornings|
|Relay for Life||Volunteer Members||If you are passionate about the fight against Cancer, We need you NOW! Come join our great team in the organisation and running of the Relay of Life event 7th & 8th Feb 2014. We need all types of people to help us - marketing, event planning, entertainment & activity coordination - No special qualifications - just a donation of your time for a meeting once a month for 10 months and obviously the event.||1 Meeting/month plus personal time. Some training is provided by Cancer Council.|
|Waste Management||Captain Sustain The Bool||Don't mind dressing in lycra? Passionate about the environment and recycling ? We need a stand-in for 'Captain Sustain The Bool' to promote recycling for the Summer! Police Check will be undertaken||Fridays 9.30-11.30am, from Dec 20, 2013-Jan 24, 2014|
|Riding Develops Abilities (Riding for the Disabled)||RDA Assistant Volunteer||Like working with horses? Relate well to people of all abilities? We need volunteers to help provide safe but stimulating horse related experiences for children and adults with a disability. You do not need to be able to ride, and although not essential, some equestrian experience and/or horse knowledge is preferred. WWCC is required||Wednesday 11am to 3pm during school terms|
|Meals On Wheels||Meals On Wheels Driver||Do you like getting out and having a chat? Volunteers are needed to chat to older people while delivering meals. You would need a current drivers licence, a reliable registered vehicle and be able to maintain confidentiality. Police Check will be undertaken.||
11am to approx. 12.30pm one day a week or fortnightly on a roster system.
|South West Let's Dance Inc||Dance Buddy||Do you like to have fun? Do you like to dance and support others to dance? Be a Dance Buddy and support our dancers who have special needs to help them learn to dance. WWCC is required||1-1.5 hours per week during school terms|
|Anglicare Warrnambool||Brick Club Volunteer||Did you you play with Lego? Come and be a Brick Club volunteer and experience it all again! We need volunteers to help run a Lego Brick Club. A place where kids and adults can gather and play and make Lego creations. A love of Lego is essential. WWCC is required||One Sunday a month, 9.30am-12 noon|
For more information
- Complete the Expression of Interest form
- Visit us: Archie Graham Community Centre.
- Email, phone or fax.
Ph: (03) 5559 4919
Fax: (03) 5559 4900
Archie Graham Community Centre
118 Timor Street, Warrnambool 3280
Volunteering Warrnambool is jointly funded by Warrnambool City Council and the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet to support volunteers and organisations that involve volunteers in their work.