Volunteers are people who choose to donate their time and effort, without financial gain, by sharing their knowledge, expertise, skills and interests for the benefit and well-being of the community.

Volunteering is not just about helping others; it can also be a way to help you develop as a person. Dedicating time as a volunteer can boost your social and work skills and improve your sense of self-worth while meeting new people, helping the community…and having fun!

Something for everyone!

No matter what your situation, availability, skills or interests, there is a volunteer position to suit most people. Mentor, Aged Care, Food Sorting, Administration,  Literacy Tutor, Community group volunteer, Sporting coach, working with youth, sharing your talents plus much more!

Event Volunteering

Can’t commit to  volunteering on a regular basis? Or do you volunteer regularly but love being a part of something different?  Either way Event volunteering is a great way for you to support your community, meet new people and have fun at the same time. Get involved in concerts, events, exibitions and much more.. For upcoming events contact us at Bassendean Volunteer Centre


More Information

See the following links for guidelines, volunteer rights and responsibilities. Read also about other peoples experiences of volunteering in ‘Volunteer Stories’.

Volunteer Guidelines


Volunteer Stories

Things to think about

  • Your availability:
    How much time do you have to spare? Once a week? Fortnightly? Monthly?
  • Your Interests:
    Are you an outdoors person? Would you like to work with children? With seniors? In administration, sports? Plus much more to choose from.
  • What would you like to gain?
    Meeting new people? New Skills? Helping others? Working for a cause?