Volunteering with Canberra City Care

Canberra City Care is a non-profit service, and relies on the kind support of many generous and dedicated volunteers. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please call us during normal opening hours.

Here is a list of ways you can be involved in our community centre. Let us know which areas you are interested in; some areas have capacity for a larger number of volunteers while others are limited by space or tasks:

    • HandUp Food Care – rescuing food from supermarkets, sorting produce, stocking shelves, serving customers, operating a cash register
    • Re-Runs Op Shop – sorting and pricing clothing, serving customers, operating a cash register
    • Tech Shed – dismantling and recycling computers, refurbishing and repairing computers, serving and providing technical support to customers, operating a cash register
    • Harvest Garden – weeding, composting, planting, harvesting, operating a market stall
    • Harvest Kitchen – meal preparation, catering for morning teas
    • Reception – answering phones, customer enquiries, data entry
    • The Redeemers – sewing group making bags and other items using recycled materials


Canberra City Care
20 Cartwright Street
Charnwood ACT

Open Monday to Friday
10 am – 3 pm

Tech Shed open Wednesday to Friday

02 6196 8630

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