Volunteering in South Australia

To enquire about volunteering, please call (08) 8112 8711 or email volunteering@svdpsa.org.au

As a volunteer-run organisation, the work of the St Vincent de Paul Society is largely carried out by members of the community who generously give their time to help others.

Vinnies volunteers provide critical support in the local community.

All new Volunteers are required to undertake an Introduction to the Society session. Click here for sessions details.

 


Volunteers can assist by undertaking roles in the following areas:

 

  • Vinnies Shops

    Vinnies Shops provide furniture, clothing and household goods to families and people who are in need and are being assisted by conference members. Our shops are also a valuable resource for people on low incomes,...

  • Conference Work SA

    Conference members visit people in their homes and help to find the most appropriate response to the person’s or family’s needs. Becoming a volunteer in this role involves being a supportive listener and may...

  • Fred's Van

    Fred's Van provides comfort and a warm, nutritious meal for those experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness and marginalisation. Operating from eight sites across Adelaide and two regional sites in Port...

  • Office Volunteers

    The Society is always in need of administrative support including assistance with mailouts, filing and answering phones. Should you have good clerical skills and would like to help out, we would like to hear from you....

  • Vincentian Centre - Crisis Accommodation

    Volunteers are welcomed and play a vital role in supporting the Vincentian Centre in areas such as food preparation, maintenance and cleaning duties. Please contact Ozanam House on (08) 8112 8700 for more information. An...

  • Vinnies Youth

    Vinnies Youth is a relatively broad term used to encompass the inspiring young people aged 18-35 years who every day share their time and energy to make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate. Vinnies Youth...