Where can I volunteer in my community?

Individuals can volunteer their time in a wide variety of organisations, across many different areas of interest, with varying levels of experience and time frames. You can even work from home via the internet in some cases. These opportunities could include:

  • Fundraising, events, marketing, administration or committees
  • Programs and services for older people, youth or for people with a disability
  • Positions in the arts, culture, leisure, sport and recreation areas
  • Working with animals or the environment
  • Website design, strategic planning, mentoring, advocacy.

Volunteering opportunities within the City of Swan include Bush Fire Brigades, Swan Community Care, Libraries, Hyperfest, Swan Valley Tourist Centre, Volunteer Resource Centre and Place Offices.

If you are interested in a position in the wider community, the Swan Volunteer Resource Centre has information on positions in hundreds of different not-for-profit, community organisations.

Alternatively you can search online for volunteer positions through Volunteering WA.