Volunteering Otago Media

Check out the following articles of Volunteering Otago and Volunteering Centrals work during the last four weeks. https://www.odt.co.nz/regions/wanaka/volunteers-asked-wait-guidelines https://www.odt.co.nz/regions/north-otago/volunteer-otago%E2%80%99s-new-branch-hold-help-still-wanted https://www.odt.co.nz/news/dunedin/hundreds-volunteer-help-others https://www.odt.co.nz/regions/wanaka/volunteers-keen-help-others Volunteering Otago on Otago Access Radio //staging.accessmedia.nz/Player.aspx?eid=01fbad26-6311-4327-9c71-69e2734a9c85 //staging.accessmedia.nz/Player.aspx?eid=786b4de7-3a45-42c6-9033-d35b664ee135

Migrant Volunteering Workshops

Volunteering New Zealand is partnering with Volunteering Otago to deliver interactive migrant and volunteering workshops for recent migrants. The workshops are designed to inform recent migrants about the opportunities and benefits of volunteering in New Zealand. The workshop is taking place on Tuesday the 24th of March at Dunedin Community House. You can register for … Read more

Hall Available

The East Otago Small Bore Rifle Association has a hall with kitchen and recreation reserve available for hire for anything recreation or sport related. Maximum occupancy is 100 with unfortunately no disabled access. Payment would be on a case by case basis depending on the circumstances. For further information or to book the hall please … Read more

Volunteering sector under pressure

A recent piece in the Star newspaper shows just how difficult life is becoming for those reliant on volunteers. “As people’s work and family lives grow busier, putting ever increasing pressure on free time, volunteering is in crisis across New Zealand. A “time-poor” population, ageing volunteer “workforce”, funding issues for organisations, and a need for … Read more