Community Wellbeing - Western Victoria

Every day, our services support individuals, families and communities across Victoria and Tasmania.

By volunteering with us, you will become an important part of our team, helping to create positive change for people and communities. 

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Ballarat - Emergency Relief

Share your time to transform lives.


Emergency Relief volunteers are non-judgmental in their approach and the ability to respond with empathy to people in crisis.


Uniting's Emergency Relief program for people experiencing hardship. The program provides an opportunity for vulnerable members of the community to access a range of supports, including donated food items, vouchers, material goods and referrals to services.


Team Members assist with reception, packing and distribution of food, initial eligibility interviews, entry of data, general operations of the program and maintaining the work environment.


“I was looking to support an organisation that matched my interests and values,” - Ballarat Emergency Relief, Volunteer.


If this sounds like you 5 hours a week to spare and a passion to make an impact in the lives of people we support, by creating a place for people to feel safe to access support. We would like you to join our team.


Interested in becoming a local change maker?  Apply Now!


For more information contact with Shelley on 0466 592 505 or email 


  • Location
  • Ballarat VIC

Type of work

Community Development

Suitable for

Centrelink VolunteersPeople Learning EnglishSkilled Volunteers


Regular - more than 6 months


 Orientation, induction and access to ongoing training

Time required

Flexible -  4 hour shifts. .


  • National Police Certificate
  • Working with Children Check
  • COVID-19 Vaccination 



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Social Enterprises and Employment Services


Employment Services 

We provide employment pathways, training, vocational opportunities and community building links for people of all ages and abilities. We match job seekers and employers with fair, meaningful employment solutions so that individuals can contribute, grow and thrive.  We specialise in working with people who may have a permanent medical condition, mental health, injury or disability requiring employment aligned to their abilities. 



Accessing the right supports is about being empowered through choice. We work alongside people to be independent and achieve their goals. We are a registered provider of disability services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and take a person-centred approach to all our services. Our focus is to help people be independent, get involved with their local community, and achieve their goals.

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