The Armidale Volunteer Referral Service assists people wishing to become actively involved in their local community. Volunteering can provide you with valuable work experience, a chance to contribute to community life, the opportunity to meet new people and allow you to learn new skills.

The AVRS was established in 1998 and is auspiced by Armidale Regional Council. Funding is provided through the Department of Family and Community Services.

Find the Right Volunteer Position for You

The Armidale Volunteer Referral Service can help you find a volunteer position that will suit your skills and interests.  If you’re undertaking training in a community field it’s also possible to help you find a volunteer role that will give you experience in the area you would like to work. To find out about the latest volunteer positions and for more information about volunteering call Jane on 6770 3838, or email avrs@armidale.nsw.gov.au.

Register on the Volunteer Application Form 2017 (PDF 103.1KB)

Volunteering Armidale Newsletter Volunteering Armidale Newsletter July 2017 (PDF 628.7KB)

Volunteer Christmas in July Get-together

There will be a Christmas in July Get-together on Thursday, 27 July starting at 3.30 pm in the Kent House Garden Room.  All volunteers and their friends are invited to this event, so if you have some free time on the 27th please come along to enjoy the party and maybe find some new volunteering opportunities if you’re looking for a change.  Call Jane on 6770 3838 for more details or just come along for a great time (let Jane know of any special dietary requirements if you’re intending to be there.

Chirstmas in July flyer (PDF 167KB)


Jane Davies - AVRS Coordinator
P: 02 6770 3838
E: avrs@armidale.nsw.gov.au

For more information on volunteering visit http://www.volunteeringaustralia.org/