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Volunteering with ALO

photoWhy Volunteering is important
  • It empowers individuals
  • It adds value to not-for-profit organisations 
  • It strengthens communities
  • It’s worth billions to the community 
Why not give volunteering a try to:
  • give something back to the community
  • work for social change
  • have fun
  • learn new skills
  • help others
  • gain work experience
What can you do?
  • Empower people –
    • teach and exchange skills
    • assist people to achievetheir goals, hopes and dreams
    • support people to access their community with a range of social activities
    • assist people to complete their shopping
  • Be indispensable - administration and clerical
  • Help the world go around - transport people to community activities
  • Provide important social connections -
    • home visits
    • group social outings
    • small interest groups such as craft, gardening or recreation
  • Leadership - board of management
  • Keep things running smoothly in ALO office –
    • IT support
    • Repair and maintenance

Or if you have a skill that you would like to share please contact us to discuss this.

I am interested – What do I do now?

Contact the Volunteer Coordinator to discuss your options on what motivates you, your skills and time available.

The application process is diligent, but not daunting, it includes:

  • Application
  • Interview
  • Screening process
  • Police checks (if necessary)

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