With more easing of restrictions and Victoria becoming more "Covid Normal", a number of volunteer organisations are starting to open up and are seeking volunteers.
Otis Foundation are seeking volunteers who enjoy gardening to give some time to 2 of their accommodation cottages for women and families with Breast Cancer, on a weekly basis to ensure the garden and surrounds look the best for the women having a mini break during their cancer treatment.
Lifeline Central Victoria & Mallee
Volunteers to support vulnerable lonely people in our community.
Blaze Aid Inc
Volunteers to assist with constructing fences.
Assistance needed: Gippsland – areas recovery from bushfire from last summer.
Bendigo Food share
Heathcote Health: Meals on Wheels program.
Volunteer opportunities include:
Available for shifts delivery from 11:00am to 1:30-2:00pm – Monday to Friday
Our current requirement is Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
Volunteers will be required to have:
Flu Vaccination - confirmation or this can be arranged by HH at our cost
Valid Australian Drivers Licence
All deliveries are local to the Heathcote area and vehicles are provided by Heathcote Health.
Enjoy cooking: (Eaglehawk Community House)
Volunteer your time to help prepare and cook meals for vulnerable people living in our community, delivery Fridays.
Helen Yorston from Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre joined Daniel for a chat about the above opportunities.
Photo: Gold Central Victoria