Building an
inclusive
volunteer
program

Volunteering Victoria encourages organisations to think about how they can build an inclusive volunteer program and involve volunteers from diverse backgrounds including people with a disability, from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, people who identify as LGBTQI+ and many more.

Volunteering Victoria has produced a number of
guides to assist you with building these programs.

Volunteering Victoria, in partnership with Neighbourhood Houses Victoria with the support of the Victorian Government has been delivering the Victoria ALIVE (Ability-Links-Inclusive-Volunteering-Everyday) project. The project aims to improve disability inclusion in the volunteering Community community sector.

Volunteering Victoria encourages organisations to think about how they can build an Volunteering Victoria is also building a network of advocates who have build inclusive practice into their every day volunteer program practices.

Contact Sara Sterling Sector Development manager if you would like to be connected to one of them.

The following organisations may be able to provide you with advice and support: