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Volunteer For Us

Want to be involved as part of our community?

Want to ‘give back’ and support your peers?

Want to use your experience to assist others living with Asperger’s?

We’re currently seeking volunteers with ‘lived’ experience to coordinate our Peer Support groups and to join our Information, Support and Referral team.  We’re also looking for an experienced volunteer to assist with our marketing and communications.

The Heart Of ASA

We pride ourselves on our history as a peer based organisation, staffed predominantly by volunteers. If you’d like to be involved there are many ways you can contribute and be rewarded by making a difference!

Volunteers are the heart of ASA and we value the contribution of each and every one of them enormously. All of our programs rely on the support and efforts of our volunteers.

Volunteering for ASA is a rewarding experience. As a volunteer, you’ll benefit from:

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The satisfaction of helping others

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Sharing your skills & teaching others

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Having fun!

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The sense of community & friendship

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Acting on your values, passions & interests

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Learning new skills

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Enjoying better physical & mental health as studies show volunteering makes us healthier & happier

Volunteering FAQ’s

How much time commitment is required to be a volunteer?
With a wide range of services and programs to be involved in, there is something to suit all commitment levels. We recognise that the level of involvement you can commit to will vary depending on your personal circumstances such as; study, work, and family commitments. We’ll also support you to adjust your commitment as your personal circumstances change.
What support is provided to volunteers?
We provide a comprehensive induction into ASA, together with specific training for the program/s you’ll be volunteering in. Our staff will be there to support you whenever needed.
Do I need a background check?
We have a duty of care to ensure a safe environment for employees, volunteers & participants and in order to ensure this we need our volunteers to provide, obtain or commit to the following:

  • Blue Card
  • Yellow Card
  • Police Check
  • Referee checks

ASA and NDIA Codes of Conduct

What’s the first step?
It’s easy to get started as a volunteer. Simply click on the link below to be taken to our Volunteer Expression of Interest form. We’ll be in touch once we receive your interest to discuss your skills and preferences and match volunteering opportunities that will suit.
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