How it works

Learn about the different stages of the volunteer journey. Watch for an overview and advice, we cover everything from when you're first thinking about applying to coming home.

The volunteer journey

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I want to apply

Have you found a volunteer assignment you like? Find out what to do now.


I've applied. What happens next?

Find out what happens once you have submitted your application to our recruitment team.

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Before you go

You are busy with tasks to confirm your assignment and prepare to depart. Here's some information to help you prepare to go.

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On assignment

You are now an Australian volunteer! Discover what to expect on arrival and throughout your assignment.

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Returning home

It's time to think about returning home and what you need to do to prepare. 


Need more info?

Dive into the Australian Volunteer Guidebook

Explore the Frequently Asked Questions 

Contact a recruitment specialist 

Phone toll-free 1800 331 292