Volunteering is a great way to meet people and get involved in your local community.  Kiwis are big into volunteering, it may be coaching a kids sports team, conservation, aiding people with disabilities and the elderly. Whatever your skill and passion, there will be an organisation looking for your help. 

A few of the places you could contact are listed below: 



Volunteering Auckland: 

Volunteering Auckland works with over 200 non-profit, non-governmental organisations who are looking for your help.  Volunteering is a great way to meet people and connect with the community.

Phone: (09) 377 7887

Address: Level 2, 10 New North Road, Eden Terrace, Auckland

For more information click here to be redirected to the Volunteering Auckland website. 



New Zealand Red Cross: 

New Zealand Red Cross is part of the largest humanitarian network in the world. We have more than 11,000 members and 400 staff, working to improve the lives of vulnerable people across the street and around the world. Service centres bring our members, volunteers and staff together for local activities and events. We deliver national and local programmes, including first aid training, refugee programmes and fundraising initiatives from our service centres around New Zealand.

Phone: 0800 RED CROSS (733 2767)

For more information please click here to be redirected to the New Zealand Internships website. 


The SPCA: 

The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Auckland Incorporated (SPCA Auckland) helps protect approximately 15,000 animals in Auckland every year. Animals who are sick, injured, lost, abused or simply abandoned. We are the only charity with the power to protect all animals including prosecuting people under the Animal Welfare Act 1999. We rely entirely on the generosity of the community to do our work as we receive no government funding. 

Phone: (09) 256 7300

Address: 50 Westney Road, Mangere, Auckland 

Email: info@spca.org.nz

For more information click here to be redirected to the SPCA website.