Volunteering Central West

A volunteer support service for the Central-Western, Orana and Far-Western areas of NSW.

We strive to get more community members involved in volunteering and to support organisations to have effective, efficient and fulfilling volunteer programs.

Want to volunteer?

Get in touch with the Volunteering Central West team by phone, 6332 4866, or email, vmp@binc.org.au, and we can help you explore volunteering opportunities in your area.

Need support for volunteer programs that you coordinate or manage?

We can provide individual support to volunteer involving groups or organisations in areas such as:

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.