Become a volunteer
Would you like to become a volunteer?
Shift times and jobs required:
5pm - 9pm shift:
Welcoming guests into the shelter - setting up beds - cooking - serving - cleaning - offering laundry and bathroom facilities - social support (playing games, group meals and activities, having a conversation) - first aid - referring guests to community and specialist services
9pm - 9am shift:
This is a sleepover shift, you will have your own lockable room and bed - washing linen - helping with breakfast if needed - cleaning - assisting with directions to community services
7:30am - 9am shift:
Come in and relieve the person on the sleepover shift so they can get to work; includes organising breakfast, having guests out by 8am and cleaning up by 9am.
Mentors - any day, any time:
Can't commit to any of the above but would still like to assist and love spending time / helping people? Become a mentor; this could mean having a coffee, lunch, walk with a guest to help support them get back on their feet, feel heard, help with setting goals, making and getting to appointments are just some of the things this could include
Love animals? Have the space at home to foster an animal for a short period of time? This may be the support you can offer someone in crisis by taking in a pet for someone in crisis whilst they get back on their feet - may only be of a night time basis (all situations assessed individually)
4pm - 10pm: Intake assessments:
These may be completed over the phone or on site. The volunteer will need to be trained in this area
Training is provided for all volunteers free of charge
We have security patrolling the premises as well as being on call.
If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, please click the link below to fill out our on-line form (please note you will need a Working With Children Check):
Let's Make A Change
Our services are run solely on donations and volunteer work, donations of money as well as food and bedding are needed.
Please contact us before you donate any items as we have very limited storage space.
Here are some ways you can donate (below)
(preferred method is a bank transfer as PayPal incurs fees):
We are located at 88 South Street, Ulladulla
Hours of operation are:
5pm - 9am
Make a tax deductible donation.
Bank Details: BSB: 633-000, A/C: 168-720-522
Over the Phone
It's easy to donate offline too.
Tel: 0457 740 951
personal and bank cheques accepted