The Bassendean Volunteer Centre is an initiative of the Town of Bassendean to support volunteering in our community.

​Operating since March 2007, the centre provides:

  • a central point and link for volunteer enquiries, for community organisations recruiting volunteers and Council volunteers.
  • promotion of volunteering and the benefits that are involved.
  • training and information sharing opportunities for community organisations.

​The Bassendean Volunteer Centre is a member of the State-wide Volunteer Centre Alliance Network, linking into the 22 other WA centres, from Christmas Island in the north to Esperance in the south. This network links to Volunteering Australia and Volunteering Western Australia, and assists and promotes current volunteer management practices and procedures for its members.

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OUR MISSION

“To promote and support volunteering by providing resources to volunteers and community”

OUR VISION

“That each individual discovers the power they have to make a difference, in a community where everyone is included, recognised and supported, across a range of volunteer services.”

Services we offer :                                                                                                                    

Community Organisations offering:                                                                                        

  • Training, information and resources relating to volunteering
  • “Best Practice” volunteer management advice
  • Referral of potential volunteers & promotion of volunteering positions in the community

Community Volunteers:

  •  Trained staff and volunteers will match the skills, interests and availability of potential volunteers to the volunteer duties of their choice
  •  Ongoing information, resources and training

Council Volunteer :

Guiding Volunteer involvement in the Town of Bassendean in accordance with Australian National Standards and the Universal Declaration on Volunteering.

 

Some photos of volunteers in action ….