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Volunteering Programs

Volunteering with Community Services #1

CS#1 recognises that volunteers are the life blood of a community and appreciate the vital role they play in delivering high quality community services. We recognise and value the massive contribution our volunteers make to the success of CS#1’s programs and community events.

CS#1 is always looking for enthusiastic, skilled, community-minded volunteers to join our team and help us deliver best information and services across the Canberra community. Our CS#1 Volunteer Rights and Responsibilities document offers more information on what you can expect when volunteering with CS#1, and also what will be expected of you.

Current volunteer positions

CS#1 Family Fun Day – Saturday 10 November 2018: CS#1 is hosting our second family fun day to engage with our community and celebrate our organisation. We are seeking volunteer assistance before, during and/or after the event.

Click here to read the Public Events volunteer position description.

Food Pantry (ongoing opportunities): CS#1 provides an alternative shopping experience offering affordable food and personal items to eligible clients. The Food Pantry is run by volunteers who manage resources and provide customer service to clients.

Click here to read the Food Pantry position description. We are looking for Volunteers who are available on Wednesdays, Thursdays and/or Fridays.

What you need to do

You must hold a current ACT Working with vulnerable people card to help us meet our obligations to you, other CS#1 staff and clients, and to the broader community.

Complete the CS#1 Volunteer application form and email it to people.culture@communityservices1.org. We will be in touch to further discuss your application and work out the best fit within CS#1 for your interests, skills and availability.