Despite the news in the last twenty four hours about lockdown for Melbourne, this does have a huge effect on volunteers.
Helen Yorston, Manager for Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre joined Daniel on The Home Stretch to chat about current and potential volunteer positions.
Bendigo Winter Night Shelter Project
Bright, friendly cheerful, caring people who wish to make life better for people sleeping rough.
Evening: cook / kitchen Hand: 5pm – 8.30pm
Evening support: 5.30pm-10pm
Night shift: night owls – 10pm – 6am
Morning & Breakfast: 6.am – 8.30am
Eaglehawk Community House
Food preparation & Cooking of meals – 500 meals (twice a week)
Drivers Tuesday & Fridays
Beanies for Homeless people
Share your handy skills and – scarves and Beanies for homeless people to keep warm during winter
Drop off to Madcow, Hargreaves Street, Bendigo
Great Stupa require volunteers for a range of volunteer opportunities including: gardeners/ labours/ general tidy plus café and shop.
Kat Dole 5446 7568
Wildlife Rescue & Information Network:
First Responders: people to answer phone calls about injured animals during winter.
Support needed 7 days a week, several people required.
Photo: Gold Central Victoria