There is a huge array of useful volunteering material out there and it's a great way to find and share information and to keep in touch with others in the sector. There is no point in reinventing the wheel (and most of us don't have time to) so we've included a list of our favourite resources below.

  • factsheets

    Fact Sheets

    Find out about Volunteer Fact Sheets on screening for volunteers, corporate volunteering, unpaid work arrangements, volunteers during emergency and disaster relief

  • FAQs for volunteers

    FAQ's for Volunteers

    Find out about volunteer rights and responsibilities through our frequently asked questions for volunteers

  • FAQ's for volunteer managers

    FAQ's for Volunteer Managers

    Find out about volunteer rights and responsibilities through our frequently asked questions for volunteer managers

  • HR procedures

    Volunteer program guides and templates

    These resources have been created to assist as many clubs, associations and volunteer-involving organisations as possible. Developed as part of our former Volunteers in Sport project they are general in nature and adaptable.

  • HR procedures

    The Economic, Social and Cultural Value of Volunteering to WA Report

    The socio-economic and cultural value of volunteering to Western Australia is conservatively estimated to be $39.0 billion. Read our full report.

  • HR procedures

    HR Handbook

    Find out about Policies and Procedures, which can be used as a basis for developing detailed procedures for Not-for-Profit organisations

  • Grants


    Find grants or scholarships for conference attendance, Volunteering WA workshops, National Volunteer Week, and general grants available to NFPs

  • Volunteer Benefits Calculator

    Volunteer Benefits Calculator

    Use the Volunteer Benefits Calculator to find out what your volunteers are really worth to your organisation

  • HR procedures

    National Standards

    Find out about the National Standards that provide a sound framework for supporting the volunteer sector in Australia.