Volunteering offers numerous benefits including:

  • Improving overall health, wellbeing and happiness.
  • Meeting new people from diverse backgrounds and making friends.
  • Creating new interests and hobbies.
  • Broadening career options and gaining workplace skills and experience.
  • Feeling connected to your community.
  • Helping clients and residents experience a greater sense of belonging.

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“Living alone, the commitment to volunteer ensures I participate in the community. It’s good for the soul. Meeting all the visitors to our town and assisting them with information they request is fulfilling and very satisfying.” – Visitor Information Centre volunteer

Contact us

Phone: 5261 0600 and ask for the Volunteer Support Officer
Email: volunteering@surfcoast.vic.gov.au