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 2018 (PDF 103.4KB)

Volunteer Morning Tea – Thursday, 20 June

Everyone is invited to our next morning tea in the Jacaranda Room at 141 Faulkner Street, Armidale.  We start at 10.30 am and look forward to hosting you and any of your friends who would like to find out more about volunteering.  There’s no need to book, just come along to enjoy some nice cakes, coffee and the company of other volunteers and representatives from community organisations.

AVRS June Newsletter 

The June newsletter (PDF 792KB) includes photos from the National Volunteer Week awards and if you would like a copy of any of the photos please contact Jane Davies – contact details below.


Jane Davies - AVRS Coordinator

P: 02 6770 3838

E: avrs@armidale.nsw.gov.au

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