Helen Yorston - Volunteering Bendigo

Volunteers are always needed with some local organisations seeking help.

Helen Yorston, Manager for Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre joined Daniel on The Home Stretch to talk about a number of opprtunities.

The Great Stupa
Reopening Monday 22 June require volunteers for a range of volunteer opportunities including: gardeners/ labours/ general tidy plus café and shop.

‘In Great Company’
A new amazing volunteer program design to connect people in need of support and social connection with caring, friendly and enthusiastic volunteers. Any volunteers interested in giving back to our community. Making new friends and supporting elderly residents.

Wildlife Rescue & Information Network:
First Responders: people to answer phone calls about injured animals
Support needed 7 days a week, several assistance required.

Eaglehawk Community House
Food preparation & Cooking of meals – 500 meals (twice a week)
Drivers Tuesday & Fridays

Lifeline Central Victoria & Mallee
Volunteers to support vulnerable lonely people in our community.
Training provided (6 months)

If you wish to know further details give Helen a call on 0435 532 020.

Photo: Helen Yorston