Volunteers

How can you help?

Here at Newcastle Meals on Wheels our Volunteers are the life blood of our service.

So if you have some time to spare and a kind heart than you are just the one we are looking for!

Try it… you might find you love it.

Positions Available

  1. Packing Staff
    Packing staff are responsible for the plating and packing of the meals.
  2. Delivery Staff
    Delivery staff are responsible for the delivery of the meals. Car essential, reimbursement provided
  3. Social Support Staff 
    Social support staff spend more one on one time with the clients taking them to social functions. Car essential, reimbursement provided.

 Benefits of Volunteering

  • Make a difference
  • Meet a diverse range of people
  • Feel part of a community
  • Satisfaction in helping others
  • Fun and Social
  • Opportunity to give back to the community

2019 Outstanding Service Volunteer Awards Recipients

  • Boolaroo: Tony De Sain
  • Hamilton: Anythony Tobin
  • Lambton: Glenda Weatherby
  • Mayfield: Ray Britton
  • Merewether: Karen & Ian Jenkins
  • Stockton: Karen Warby
  • Wallsend: Jane Hart
  • Wellness Program: David Bowen

2019 Newcastle Meals on Wheels Overall Volunteer

  • Ray Morton (Lambton Branch)

Volunteering gives me a great satisfaction,  knowing that I’m contributing to my local community
Brian (Stockton)


Become a Volunteer

Apply Now and you will be on your way to an enjoyable and rewarding experience.


Out of Pocket Expenses

Petrol Reimbursement and out of pocket costs. We provide fuel money based on how many kilometers you travel on your run.

Police Checks

All Volunteers who go out to a client home must undergo a Police Check every 3 years


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