This section contains a list of useful links to organisations
and/or websites that can provide more information, specific detail
on a topic, or support and advice.
Victorian young people working together to put on events in their
local area. Get involved!
Minus 18, www.minus18.org.au
An organisation who plan and run events for Gay, Lesbian,
Bi-sexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer young people. Get
involved or just have fun!
Youth Affairs Council of Victoria, www.yacvic.org.au/youth
YACVic is a not for profit organisation who speaks up for Young
People with the state government. Join the organisation and have a
chance to participate in some amazing things.
Ballarat Visitor Information Centre- 5320
It's about being an ambassador for Ballarat and passing on your
knowledge and experience to people visiting the Visitor Information
Centre. You will give them options on accommodation, what to
see and do and our history and heritage.
Potential volunteers need to have a good local knowledge and
passion for Ballarat The role also requires you to deliver
excellent customer service.
Meals on Wheels- 5320 5512
It's rewarding work with variety in the job, and a vital service
to our community. If you're interested and can spare an hour
or two in the mornings weekly or fortnightly then call us for more
Pinarc Support Services- 5329 1300 or email@example.com
Work in a rewarding job and work with individuals who
have a disability. You have the opportunity to work on
holidays programs, toy and resource library as well as adult day
service. If interested please contact PINARC.
Volunteer Manual- www.unitevolunteering.org.au
Comprising members from not for profit organisations that support
people with an intellectual disability, as well as representatives
from community and local government networks, the group has sought
to enhance the profile of volunteering in the inner south-eastern
Soup Bus- www.soupbus.com.au
If you would like to help with food collection
from the businesses who currently assist us, then please by all
means sign up using the link below, and make a note in the comments
section that you are applying to help with food collection. All
meals are provided free of charge by local businesses. We have
people who help serve meals once a month, while others create the
rosters, drive the bus, organise volunteers or simply change the
United Way- www.unitedwayballarat.com.au
Ballarat needs more than just money and programs.
We need the heads, hands and hearts of people right across our
community, people just like you. People who are willing to
put their hands up and give the most precious gift of all...
themselves. Join us in volunteering to make Ballarat a better
Are you interested in helping our community to live
sustainably? Here's your opportunity to create the change you want
Ballarat aims to be a one-stop-shop where people can connect to
local skills, expertise and resources that will help them to live
Weekly, fortnightly or monthly shifts of a 3 hour duration will
be available. Full training will be provided - you don't need to be
an expert on all things sustainable.