By volunteering with Big Group Hug, you will be doing your bit, helping us to assist children and families who are struggling with the basic necessities to do with raising children. In sharing your time, skills, knowledge and networks you can make a positive change, helping the people we support to overcome disadvantage and empowering them to build better futures for themselves.
It is estimated that in Melbourne, 1 in 4 people do some kind of volunteer work. Big Group Hug believes that everyone has something to offer, whether you have a specialised skill, qualification, are interested in corporate volunteering or you just want to make a difference, we will do our best to match your interests with our activities, aiming to make your experience as a volunteer a satisfying one.
Anyone over 18 can volunteer with us. We have a formal process in place for those who wish to volunteer with us. Simply get in touch and we’ll discuss with you what opportunities may be available and the procedures for doing so.
We have a wide variety of volunteer requirements. From one-off volunteer roles to on-going, continuous positions, we have something for everyone. Below is a list of some of the volunteer roles we have available
Big Group Hug can facilitate some small group volunteering activities for community or corporate organisations by request.
If you are interested to volunteer with Big Group Hug, please complete this form (click to access form) and we will be in touch shortly.
We pride ourselves on being a responsive organisation and being able to source the things that families need quickly. Social media is our primary method of communication. We regularly put our calls for assistance or for specific items to be donated that are needed by families. Our online community help us spread the word, and our social media messages and responses are able to deliver some extraordinary results. The easiest way to support Big Group Hug and to make a difference, is by sharing or retweeting some of our social media messages.