Volunteering

Why Volunteer?

  • To learn new skills
  • Share life experiences and skills
  • Contribute to society by helping people who may be disadvantaged
  • Meet new friends
  • Give back to the community
  • Make a difference
  • Gain experience and contacts to help find paid employment
  • Build self-confidence
  • Stay active and engaged in the community

 Principles of volunteering

  • Volunteers do not replace paid workers
  • The work is unpaid
  • Benefits the community and the volunteer
  • Is always a matter of choice
  • Respects the rights, dignity and culture of others

Thinking of Volunteering

By choosing to be a volunteer you have decided to help others, form new friendships, improve skills, make a difference or have fun.
Your commitment to volunteering will be a valuable gift of time and importantly a gift reliably given.

Volunteering Information

From time to time Volunteer Services provide Free information sessions about volunteering. These sessions will provide you with information about rights & responsibilities and volunteering in general. Contact us for more details.


How to find a volunteer position

Limestone Coast Volunteer Services will assist you to find the most suitable volunteer position. An interview, either face to face or over the phone will provide a referral officer with the information to provide you with a range of volunteering options and a choice of suitable positions.
If you are interested in volunteering please refer to the information brochures below:
(Information-brochure.pdf – 1.4mb | PDF Reader required)
(Application-form.pdf – 64kb)