Community Recovery Volunteer Roles

Below are the volunteer opportunities currently available through weVolunteer (powered by MyPass).

Please note, during an emergency we will send out roles more frequently.
Otherwise, new community recovery roles will be sent to your registered email every Thursday.

Click on any of the roles below to find out more information and how to apply.

New roles

Creeds Farm LLC

Policy Review Volunteer

Assist with reviewing and updating policies and procedures, which has been delayed due to COVID-19 and vital for the organisation’s operation.

Time commitment:
Flexible / weekly
Location:
Epping, VIC (Or remote)
Knox City Council

Meals On Wheels Volunteer

Assist with food meal deliveries in the local Knox area.

Time commitment:
3 hours / weekly
Location:
Knox City area, VIC

Still available

Central Bayside CHS

Community Visitor Volunteer

Visit a resident living in an aged care facility to provide company and companionship.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / fortnightly
Location:
Frankston, VIC
Connect Health & Community

Volunteer Drivers

Assist people without transport to access medical, rehabilitation, social or recreational activities and appointments.

Time commitment:
Flexible
Location:
South-eastern suburbs, VIC
Diamond Valley Community Support

Community Pantry Volunteer

Assist with food relief by delivering, restocking and maintaining pantries.

Time commitment:
2-4 hours / weekly
Location:
Diamond Valley area, VIC
Doveton Special Soccer School

Assistant Soccer Coaches

Assist and teach soccer skills to people with an intellectual disability.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Dandenong, VIC
Eastern Volunteers

Community Transport Drivers

Transport clients to and from social, recreational and medical appointments.

Time commitment:
Half or Full day / weekly
Location:
Ringwood, VIC
Ed Connect

Learning Support Volunteer

Provide learning support to students during school hours and on school grounds.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Geelong, Rockbank & Epping, VIC
Ed Connect

Mentor Volunteer

Provide social and emotional support to a primary aged student.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly
Location:
Geelong, Rockbank & Epping, VIC
Forum on Islamic Relations (FAIR)

Woggle Box Attendant

Supervise and encourage members of the public to try a ‘woggle box’ video booth, promoting racial tolerance.

Time commitment:
1 day / school holidays
Location:
Whitehorse & Geelong, VIC
Jesuit Social Services

Marketing & Promotions Volunteer

Help promote ecological justice and environmental protection events to local community groups.

Time commitment:
1 day / weekly
Location:
Brunswick, VIC (Or remote)
Jewish Care Victoria

Meal Buddies

Converse with an elderly resident at meals times to improve their appetites, overall mental health and decrease isolation.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Carnegie, VIC
Jewish Care Victoria

Musical Entertainer

If you sing or play an instrument, help entertain and uplift spirits of elderly residents in care.

Time commitment:
1 hour / weekly or fortnightly
Location:
Carnegie & Windsor, VIC
Muslim Women's Council of Victoria

Kitchen Helpers

Assist in the community kitchen, preparing free meals for families in need.

Time commitment:
Fridays / flexible hours
Location:
Brunswick, VIC
Muslim Women's Council of Victoria

Meal Delivery Drivers

Once prepared, help deliver free meals to families in need.

Time commitment:
Fridays / 2-3 hours
Location:
Brunswick, VIC
The Break Inc

Crowdfunding Campaign Volunteers

Assist with writing or adapting procedures and policies, as part of a team of volunteers.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Grant Writers

Prepare and apply for grants to help secure funding for the organisation’s programs and activities.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Policy & Procedure Team Volunteers

Assist with writing or adapting procedures and policies, as part of a team of volunteers.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Project Planning & Promotion Volunteers

Assist with the planning of the Judo & Community Martial Arts Hub.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
The Break Inc

Project Support Volunteers

Assist with the planning of the Self Improvement Social Club.

Time commitment:
4 hours / weekly
Location:
St Kilda East, VIC
(Or remote)
Thorne Harbour Health

Client Transport

Help people living with HIV maintain their health by getting to regular medical review appointments.

Time commitment:
2-3 hours / weekly
Location:
Footscray, Mulgrave & Frankston, VIC
VCC Emergencies Ministry

Emergency & Crisis Support

Provide compassionate care to communities who’ve been severely impacted by disaster events.

Time commitment:
Flexible
Location:
Statewide, VIC
Vicroads

Mentor Drivers

Assist young learner drivers to gain driving experience.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Across Melbourne, VIC
Vicroads

Mentor Driver (Regional)

Assist young disadvantaged learner drivers to gain experience on the road.

Time commitment:
1-2 hours / weekly
Location:
Regional areas, VIC
Whitelion

Volunteer Mentor

Mentor a child or young person in Out of Home care.

Time commitment:
2-3 hours / weekly
Location:
Gippsland region, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Community Volunteer Transport Drivers

Drive a 12 Seater bus to transport clients and/or groups.

Time commitment:
8 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Industry Connect Mentor – Civil Engineer

Mentor a skilled person from a migrant, refugee or asylum seeking background to achieve their employment-related goals.

Time commitment:
1 hour / fortnightly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
(Or remote)
Whittlesea Community Connections

L2P Volunteer

Help supervise young learner drivers who don’t have a parent or other significant adult to support their learning.

Time commitment:
2+ hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Volunteer Driving Supervisor

Support women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds to increase their road safety and confidence in driving.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Volunteer Emergency Relief Assessor

Support those experiencing financial hardship or crisis, in a way that maintains their dignity and encourage self-reliance.

Time commitment:
2 hours / weekly
Location:
Whittlesea, VIC
Whittlesea Community Connections

Womens Shed Assistant

Help our community learn basic woodworking skills.

Time commitment:
2 hours / fortnightly
Location:
Mernda, VIC