Why Volunteer?

Volunteering is a great way to play a meaningful and rewarding role in your community. Many benefits exist for volunteering including maintaining active involvement in the community, developing social links, increasing confidence, maintaining and developing skills and  having fun!

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Successful volunteer programs provide many benefits to the organisation and the community whilst being a highly rewarding experience. City of Ballarat has approximately 300 volunteers who are key to the success of a range of programs and services including:

  • Meals on Wheels
  • Ballarat Art Gallery
  • Her Majesty’s Theatre
  • Youth Council and Youth Programs
  • Home Library Support
  • Community Events
  • Parent Place
  • Multicultural Ambassadors
  • Animal Shelter



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