Impact Volunteer Program

Our volunteering programs aim to expose young people between the ages of 16-25 years to the variety of volunteer opportunities available in the City of Greater Dandenong and beyond.

The program highlights the variety of work and life skills that can be gained through volunteering, including:

  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Time management
  • Teamwork

The volunteering programs also teach young people about the benefits of volunteering, how to find and apply for volunteer positions, as well as volunteer rights and responsibilities.

IMPACT: [Now!]

The IMPACT: [Now!] program is a one day interactive experience, providing an opportunity for meaningful and hands-on volunteering with local charity, The Salvos'. Young people will learn new skills, make new friends and have an opportunity to give back to their community.

When: Thursday 21 February or Friday 22 February
Time: 9.30am-4pm
Age: 16-25 years old.

To register your interest in IMPACT:[Now!], please click here.


The IMPACT program features a combination of site visits and hands-on volunteering with volunteer organisations from a range of fields which may include:

  • Asylum seeker and refugee support
  • Charity
  • Health care
  • Animal welfare
  • Emergency services
  • Sports and recreation

Find out more and get involved

For further information contact Youth and Family Services:
Phone: 9793 2155
In person: 39 Clow Street, Dandenong