Volunteering is time willingly given for the common good and without financial gain

Volunteering and Centrelink

It is important that you contact your Centrelink officer to determine your eligibility for a Centrelink program before you start volunteering.

Newstart Allowance (55+) and Mature Age Allowance
People aged 55-plus are able to undertake volunteering or part time work, or a combination of these for 30 hours per fortnight to fully meet activity test requirements. In fully meeting the activity test people participating in this 'full time' option may elect to withdraw from other programs such as the 'Job Network'.

manWant to place an event on our calendar? - Contact us at: volunteers@westnet.com.au - Phone: 9754 2047

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