With seven out of 10 clubs and groups reporting a shortage of volunteers, it’s important to encourage and support new people to give their time (SIRC Clubs Survey 2018).
Ensuring new people feel welcome and successfully integrating them into your team of existing volunteers can sometimes feel like a challenge. This following points provides some key hints and tips for organisations looking to expand and retain their volunteer team.
We respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Whadjuk Noongar People as the Custodians of this land. We also pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past, present and future who have and continue to reside in the area and have been an integral part of the history of this region.