Helen Yorston - Volunteering Bendigo

With Easter just around the corner, some local volunteer organisations are still seeking volunteers.

Cookery & Hospitality Support person

An opportunity has risen for a volunteer with an interested in cooking and hospitality to assist the educator in a kitchen environment. Bendigo Tafe are seeking a volunteer with excellent communication skills with a passion to help others.
E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information

Baptcare Home-Start program

Volunteers are needed to support the Homestart Program which matches volunteers with parenting experience with families needing a little extra help to raise pre-school aged children. Training is provided and volunteering contribution is about 2 hours per week.
Contact Jane: 0439 038 140

MS OPSHOP – Strath Village

Volunteer interested in vintage or Retail shopping are invited to register their interest in volunteering at the MS Op Shop in Strath Village. Customer services and basic computer skills desirable, previous experience in fashion or display would be advantageous. This role does involve standing during the 4–5-hour shifts, Monday – Saturday.
Contact Kerry: 9845 2907

12 Seater Bus Driver – Spring Gully

Bendigo Retirement Village are seeking a driver to drive their 12 seater bus for 12 hours per week phone the manager: 5442 3000

Craft, Cook & Meal planner – Cuppa with Company -Community Lunch:

The Community Lunch is a social inclusion program which provides a free lunch and activities every Thursday at Uniting Church Hall, Forest Street, Bendigo. Duties can include set up of art & craft activities, facilitating games activities, assisting with food preparation, service and clearing items away after the event.

Lifeline Central Victoria & Mallee
Are looking for Volunteers with excellent personable & listening skills to support vulnerable people in our community. Training provided (6 months).
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f you do need Lifeline call 13 11 14.

Helen Yorston joined Daniel for a chat about these opportunities.

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