Volunteer resources

This page provides links to further resources available to volunteers and volunteer organisations. For information about volunteering in Nillumbik or supporting the volunteers in your organisation, call 9433 3147 or email volunteering@nillumbik.vic.gov.au

Volunteering Australia

Volunteering Australia is the national peak body for volunteering, working to advance volunteering in the community.
www.volunteeringaustralia.org

Volunteering Victoria

Volunteering Victoria is the state peak body for volunteering, focussing on advocacy, sector development and the promotion of volunteering.
www.volunteeringvictoria.org.au

Youth Affairs Council Victoria (YACVIC)

YACVIC has produced a series of tip sheets that provide information for community organisations and groups to better enable them to involve young people as volunteers.
http://www.yacvic.org.au/policy-publications/yacvicother-publications-and-resources/101-youth-volunteering/215-young-people-and-volunteering-a-series-of-tip-sheets

Our Community

Our Community is a world-leading social enterprise that provides advice and tools for Australia's 600,000 not-for-profit community groups, state, private and independent schools, as well as practical links between the community sector and the general public, business and government.
www.ourcommunity.com.au

Victorian volunteering portal

Victoria's Volunteering Portal is an online community and information resource for Victorian volunteers and volunteering organisations.
www.volunteer.vic.gov.au

Go Volunteer

Search online for volunteering opportunities.
www.govolunteer.com.au

Vollie

Vollie is an online marketplace that connects talented people to non-profits, charities and social enterprises for skills-based online volunteering.
www.vollie.com.au

Volunteer Match

VolunteerMatch helps people from right across Australia match their skills from industries such as IT, hospitality, design, accounting, law and sales to a relevant and rewarding volunteer role.
www.probonoaustralia.com.au/volunteer

JusticeConnect

JusticeConnect through their Not for Profit Law program provide legal advice, information and training for not for profit organsiations. JusticeConnect work to reduce red tape and improve the legal framework for community organisations.
www.justiceconnect.org.au

Not-for-Profit (NFP) compliance portal

The NFP Compliance Support Centre is a user-friendly entry point for not-for-profit groups that explains regulatory requirements in clear terms and provides direct links to appropriate authorities and information.
www.nfpcompliance.vic.gov.au

Pro Bono Australia

Pro Bono provides an online hub for people who want to know more about the national community sector.
www.probonoaustralia.com.au

HelpOUT

Volunteering Victoria’s HelpOUT service is all about spontaneous emergency volunteers and is a service that operates year-round. The service registers interested volunteers and links them to organisations working in disaster-affected communities when help is needed.
www.volunteeringvictoria.org.au/helpout