Volunteering in Greater Bendigo
Volunteering is a crucial aspect of our community and in Greater Bendigo over 23% of people volunteer. Volunteering contributes to the community’s social fabric though social connection, participation, and by providing much need community services. It also improves the health and wellbeing of our community.
To ensure a culture of volunteering continues to grow in Greater Bendigo, the City is supporting volunteering through its Community Volunteering Strategy 2019-2023.
City of Greater Bendigo Community Volunteering Strategy 2019-2023
The Community Volunteering Strategy 2019-2023 aims to:
- Develop a culture of volunteerism in the community;
- Improve coordination of volunteering through collaboration and partnerships;
- Improve and increase volunteer support; and
- Improve and increase the capability of volunteer leaders, community organisations and groups.
Read the City of Greater Bendigo Community Volunteering Strategy 2019-2023
Useful volunteering links