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We will shortly be launching new and improved connections software giving volunteers and organisations a smoother more user friendly experience. COVID 19 got in the way of our deadline but we’re not far away and can’t wait to share it with you!

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National News

Local News

  • by Leisa de Klerk
    Kāore e pau, he ika unahi nui.A fish covered in large scales will never be eaten. When the conversation from the community shifted after lockdown to how we could work better together, Volunteer South stopped and took stock of all that it had traditionally done and deeply considered the needs in the community. Our organisation […]
  • by Leisa de Klerk
    This week is National Volunteer Week and Volunteer South has so much to be thankful this NVW. On March 17th, our operations ceased and we closed our doors to the public. It wasn’t until June 16th that our team in Dunedin came back together as a team again – at least face to face. We […]
  • by shirley@VO
    Cara is club president for St Bernadette’s Gym Club but that is not all she does. She makes sure we have enough coaches for classes, sorts new enrolments so the classes are well balanced, deals with arrangements for coaches and judges to travel and have accommodation for courses, and sources funding opportunities. In among this she has […]

Supported Volunteering

Our Supported Volunteering Programme is a referral based service that supports individuals that have experienced issues with their mental health to access volunteer opportunities.

Say thank you!

Do you know of someone doing wonderful things as a volunteer?  Share their story with us and we’ll put their name in the draw for Volunteer of the Month.