Volunteering - Victoria

Are you looking to make a difference in your local community?

Our volunteers come from all walks of life and work together to bring hope and support to more than 300,000 Victorians each year. As a St Vincent de Paul Society volunteer you will be working with like-minded individuals toward a common purpose within a respected global not-for-profit organisation. 

We are dedicated to assisting the most vulnerable within our communities, and we are looking for people like you to join us in our good works

St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria’s (Vinnies Victoria) 12,000+ committed team of volunteers assist people around the state through good works such as:

Vinnies Shops

Vinnies Soup Vans


Welfare Call Centre


Vinnies NILS


Vinnies Youth

Transport & Warehouse  

We simply couldn't provide these services without our volunteers and the huge contributions they make to provide critical support in their local communities.

Please see below for our current volunteer opportunities and register your interest.

For further information about the ways you can volunteer with Vinnies Victoria, please call 1300 736 933 or email 

Please note: Prior to engaging in any volunteer activity you will be required to complete a National Criminal History Check and current Working with Children Check and may also include reference checking and a medical (applicable for driver and jockey roles only). All costs associated with these checks are covered by St Vincent de Paul Society.