Toolkit for organisations

This section provides information, resources and tools for people who manage volunteer organisations, and support or supervise volunteers.


Nominations for the 2014 Victorian Premier’s Volunteers Awards are now open.

The Awards highlight some outstanding achievements made by volunteers across Victoria and are a great opportunity to recognise, thank and celebrate their significant contribution and support.

Nominate a worthy volunteer today!


Volunteer organisation stories

Children's Week is a story of fun song and dance

More than 100 children participated in the Active in Parks Children's Week activities, which included fishing, dancing and stories.  Volunteers from organisations like Dragonfly Dance, Rainbow Riders Children's Charity and Geelong Gun & Rod Association led dancing, fishing riding and story-telling activities in wonderful parks in the Geelong area. Read more about all the fun of Children's Week.

Farm gate cold calling

Farm Gate Cold Calling brought volunteers right to farm doorsteps visiting more than 250 homes in the Tatura district. Read their story

Volunteers add real value

Hanover Welfare Services' novel program helps people experiencing homelessness get involved in their local community. Read their story

See all volunteer stories