Volunteering Sunshine Coast

Recent News

VSC Weekly Update on Sunshine FM

Volunteering Sunshine Coast is the foremost volunteer recruitment agency on the Sunshine Coast sourcing around 3,000 volunteers annually to a variety of roles and positions. As part of its community awareness campaign VSC has partnered with local community radio station Sunshine FM to promote the many volunteer position available in the region and to keep people aware of the impact volunteers make on so many lives. To catch-up on all the details and news please click on the audio files below.

National Principles for Child Safe Organisations

Volunteering Sunshine Coast supports the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations. Child safety and wellbeing is embedded in our organisational leadership, governance and culture. The National Principles reflect ten child safe standards recommended by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, and are the vehicle for giving

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Celebrate Grandparents Day 2023

Grandparents Day is an opportunity for Queenslanders to say ‘thank you’ to grandparents for their care and support and for sharing their knowledge, experience and traditions with younger generations. A child’s interactions with their grandparent are often their first interactions with an older person. High-quality relationships between grandparents and young

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VQ News for July 2023

If you haven’t already heard, the count-down to National Student Volunteer Week 2023 has official begun, with the event week dates confirmed for 7-13 August 2023, nationwide! This is a week led by students and run by students – take a look at the great work our young people have done with

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Have your say in Queensland’s largest volunteer management survey

Have your say about the state of volunteering in Queensland and help shape the future of volunteering going forward!   Volunteering Queensland is pleased to announce it will be undertaking its second State of Volunteering in Queensland Report and is calling on every manager and coordinator of volunteers (paid and

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Volunteers of the Year Afternoon Tea & Rescheduled Awards

As you are aware, we had to postpone the Awards Ceremony and I provide, below, the details of the re-scheduled afternoon tea and Awards Ceremony. Many thanks to Suncare Community Services Ltd for helping to make the Afternoon Tea and Awards Ceremony possible. Please complete the attached booking sheet to secure

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2023 EMERGENCY SERVICES & DISASTER PREPAREDNESS EXPO

The Expo was a significant event for the Sunshine Coast and offered people of all ages an opportunity to both learn how to prepare for emergencies and see first-hand how emergency services personnel respond when the worst happens. Sunshine Coast Council Mayor Cr. Mark Jamieson [pictured] officially opened the event

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