Volunteering in the Community
Have you ever thought about contributing your time, skills, or experience for the benefit of others? Would you like to meet new people, learn new skills, or maybe gain valuable experience that may lead to future employment opportunities? Then volunteering is for you!
The Gawler Volunteer Resource Centre is a mobile service that provides information and support to volunteers, volunteer coordinators and volunteer organisations to assist them to deliver their programs and activities for the benefit of the Gawler community.
For Volunteers: it provides a pre-screening referral service, help to find rewarding and enjoyable volunteering placements to suit you. They also offer a variety of training opportunities and other resources and support to assist you in your volunteering role.
For Volunteer Organisations: helps to recruit and screen new volunteers to fill vacancies within your organisation, coordinate training opportunities for your volunteers and coordinators, as well as provide support and information on a variety of topics related to volunteer management and the volunteering sector in general.
The Town of Gawler is now in partnership with Northern Volunteering to deliver the Gawler Volunteer Resource Centre. Providing services to support and develop volunteering locally!
Volunteering Australia - Volunteering Australia is the National peak body for volunteering working to advance volunteering in the Australian community.
Volunteering SA - Volunteering information for SA & NT
Government of South Australia – Office for Volunteers - Office for Volunteers provides strategic policy advice to the South Australian Government on issues impacting volunteers