Volunteering at Hutt St Centre
Hutt St Centre relies on the commitment of volunteers to assist with the provision of services to people who are homeless, in a variety of roles and in different areas of the Centre. We are very fortunate to have a fantastic group of volunteers who make our work possible each day.
Throughout the Centre each week we have 180 active volunteers working alongside our staff group to ensure we can offer the highest quality services possible to people who are homeless and vulnerable. Volunteers contribute around 1,450 hours every month!
We welcome volunteers to contribute their knowledge, skills and time towards the vision and practices here at Hutt St Centre.
- We generally require volunteers for roles at the Centre Monday to Friday between the hours of 7am to 4pm
- Please note: we are not open in the evenings
- Opportunities for event volunteers are generally available after hours or on event weekends
- All volunteers are required to undergo a police check
We are very fortunate to have a fantastic group of dedicated, passionate volunteers contributing their time and skills to Hutt St Centre on a regular basis.
Volunteering on Christmas Day
Thank you for thinking of those doing it tough at Christmas. Christmas can be a very sensitive time for our client group, and it is important they are surrounded by people who they know and trust. As such, our Christmas Day volunteer rosters are comprised of people who have volunteered with us throughout the year and our clients are familiar with.
Code Red or Code Blue Extreme Weather Responses
Please note: Code Blue or Code Red Extreme Weather Response - in order to best help and protect people challenged by homelessness, staff and inducted/regular volunteers support our response to extreme weather conditions. Thank you for caring about some of the most vulnerable people in our community.
Thank you for your interest in supporting people challenged by homelessness. Our recent volunteer vacancies have been filled.
Advertising for vacancies
When volunteer positions do arise, they are advertised to current volunteers in the first instance, and are then advertised on this webpage, and our social media channels, to invite applications. Please check this page regularly for updates. Unfortunately we are unable to keep a register or waiting list for positions.
We recommend checking with Volunteering SA & NT for positions with other organisations who are currently seeking volunteers.
For further information, please contact
T: 08 8418 2500 or email
We would like to thank all our Hutt St Centre volunteers, past and present, for always putting in 100%. We are so lucky to have such an incredible group of volunteers who are willing to help and support people experiencing homelessness. You are AMAZING!