Whether you're an individual looking to volunteer your time or you're an organisation looking for volunteers, we offer many options and support services. Our Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre (BVRC) promotes volunteer opportunities on behalf of local community organisations.
The BVRC advertise all current volunteer opportunities on the volunteering portal where you can express interest in roles and create a volunteer account.
Volunteer with community organisations
There are many community organisations that work with volunteers in Boroondara and surrounds. You can use our handy directory to explore these organisations and find one that fits with your interests and values. You can find out about these organisations on our Volunteer in community organisations page.
Volunteering through COVID-19
Volunteering Victoria has established a register for people who wish to support the COVID-19 effort and have developed safe volunteering resources to assist volunteers through this time. You can find out more on the Volunteering Victoria website.
You can book in for a free volunteer consultation to learn more about volunteering and find roles which suit your interests, skills, and availability. Consultations are available at our Camberwell offices, over the phone and via video call.
Volunteer with our programs
You can find out how to get involved with our programs that work with volunteers on the following pages:
- our Add Life to Your Years program on our Add life to your years page
- our Volunteer transport program on our Help getting around page
- our Boroondara Library Services programs on our Work or volunteer with us page
- our Boroondara Cooks program on our Volunteer for Boroondara Cooks page
- our Town Hall Gallery programs on our Work or volunteer with us page.
Koonung Creek Reserve dirt jumps volunteer opportunities
We currently have 2 new volunteer opportunities for people of all ages to assist with the Koonung Creek Reserve dirt jumps program.
You can find out more about the volunteer opportunities on our:
- Koonung Creek Reserve dirt jumps - Construction Volunteer opportunity page
- Koonung Creek Reserve dirt jumps - Maintenance Volunteer opportunity page.
Boroondara Volunteer Skills Bank
Have you thought about volunteering your professional skills? The Boroondara Volunteer Skills Bank connects skilled professionals with community organisations who are looking for skilled volunteers in short term, project-based roles.
Find out how you can get involves on our Boroondara Volunteer Skills Bank page.
Support for community organisations
If you're part of a community organisation, we offer services to help you find and support volunteers.
Find out about the support services available on our Support for community organisations page.
There's a volunteer role out there for everyone, whether you:
learn new skills
meet new people
try something new
support a cause
contribute to the local community.
See our recent 'Begin your Volunteer Journey' webinar on the Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre (BVRC) Youtube channel to learn more.
Join our volunteer mailing list
Do you want to receive the latest information about volunteering roles and events? You can join the Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre's mailing list to receive the latest volunteering opportunities, information, and events. To subscribe, fill in the subscription form by selecting the button below.
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