Volunteering

Want to be a volunteer?

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer? Volunteering Illawarra (VI) has over 80 community organisations offering various volunteering opportunities ranging from aged care to home tutoring to bush regeneration.

For more information call us on (02) 4227 7163.

If you’re thinking about volunteering, make sure you read our information about rights and responsibilities of volunteers

We’ve also put together some Tips for Students interested in volunteering.

What are the Benefits Of Volunteering?

  • Meet new people
  • Help others
  • Give something back
  • Re-enter society
  • Keep healthy
  • Have fun!
  • Save lives and property
  • Meet new challenges
  • Support a cause
  • Be a role model
  • Put a hobby to good use
  • Build a network of contacts
  • Feel useful
  • Gain work experience
  • Learn new skills
  • Build self confidence