Other Volunteer Information
Important dates on the volunteering calendar
National Volunteer Week - held annually during the 3rd week in May
NSW Volunteer Awards - nominations open annually from May-July
National Student Volunteer Week- held annually in August
International Volunteer Managers Day - held annually on November 5
International Volunteer Day - held annually on December 5
NSW Volunteering Conference - held annually in June, hosted by The Centre for Volunteering
National Volunteering Conference - coming up in 2018, hosted by Volunteering Australia.
Linked information and resources
The following resources can also provide you with helpful tools and information on various aspects of volunteering:
The Centre for Volunteering: The peak body for volunteering in NSW, promoting and supporting volunteering and community participation
Volunteering Australia: The national peak body for volunteering, working to advance volunteering in the community. Find information here on The National Standards for Volunteer Involvement.
NSW Volunteering: The State Government's website for volunteers and volunteer-involving organisations. Find information here on the NSW Volunteer Strategy 2016-2020 as well as the Statement of Principles for the Recognition of Volunteers.
Go Volunteer: A volunteer matching website for volunteers to find opportunities and organisations to advertise their volunteer vacancies.