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Volunteers needed for flood recovery

The recovery efforts for the Tasmanian Floods have begun. We need volunteers to help communities affected.

 

If you can assist, please register here: EV CREW – Volunteer Register

 

You will be contacted if and when your availability, location […]

July 29th, 2016|

Random Snaps of Kindness closing soon!

Are you a student, or do you know a student?

Our Random Snaps of Kindness Instagram competition is designed to capture all the different ways Tasmanian students demonstrate kindness through volunteering and other informal acts of […]

July 26th, 2016|

National Student Volunteer Week – Member opportunity

We are very proud to be partnering with the University of Tasmania this year to celebrate at their Student Volunteering Expos.

We will be in attendance at the events, held in Sandy Bay on Monday 8 […]

July 26th, 2016|

Board nominations open

Nomination for election as a Director is open to persons who are registered members of Volunteering Tasmania (VT).

The Board of VT provides strategic guidance and governance to the organisation. Positions on our Board are volunteer […]

July 7th, 2016|

Launching KindSnaps 2016

Today marks the opening of the 2016 KindSnaps competition.

This Instagram competition is designed to capture all the different ways Tasmanians demonstrate kindness through volunteering and other informal acts of goodness.

This year, KindSnaps will take on […]

July 1st, 2016|

Response and Recovery – helping during the changing phases of an emergency

Only trained Emergency Services volunteers are needed in the initial response phase of a disaster or crisis. If you are interested in volunteering with the emergency services including the Tasmania Fire Service (TFS), State Emergency […]

June 14th, 2016|

What is EV CREW and how can it help in disaster recovery?

EV CREW stands for Emergency Volunteering – Community Response to Extreme Weather.

EV CREW is a service run by Volunteering Tasmania to link up people wanting to help, with organisations needing assistance to deliver services during […]

June 14th, 2016|

ALP announces a commitment to the community sector

Earlier today, the ALP announced their commitment to the Community Sector and volunteering.

Many Volunteer Involving Organisations have been affected by the $270million that the Abbott-Turnbull Government has removed from the community sector.

With volunteering in Tasmania […]

June 8th, 2016|

Extreme weather events in Tasmania – how to help

Concerned members of the public wanting to help

We all want to do something to help those affected by the extreme weather around the state; but right now, Tasmania’s emergency services are responding. Please stay away […]

June 7th, 2016|

An important announcement from the CEO

To the Tasmanian volunteering community,

Due to a reduction in funding and changes in the sector, Volunteering Tasmania has recently been required to review the way that we provide services.

As a result, with the main objective […]

June 1st, 2016|