Change lives, yours included

Come and be a part of a great community of Lifeline volunteers in Queensland, where every minute you give supports life. You really can change lives, yours included.

We have opportunities for students, people re-entering the workforce, retirees who want to give back to the community, and everybody in between. We cherish your skills and unique perspective and warmly welcome people of all abilities, experience and availability.

A couple of hours a week for you can be life-changing for someone else. Volunteering with us helps save lives, strengthens the local community, and provides the chance for personal growth. Find a fulfilling volunteer role today!

Volunteer opportunities

Explore our volunteer activities to find a role that’s a perfect fit for you.

Volunteer at a Lifeline shop

Make new friends, use your flair and help keep our shops looking great and running smoothly. If you are a ‘people person’ or looking for a chance to utilise your service skills, this is the role for you.

Volunteer as a Lifeline Crisis Supporter

Each year we answer 170,000 calls from people experiencing personal crisis. If you’re a great listener with an empathetic ear, you could help those who need it most and potentially save a life.

Volunteer at Bookfest

Lifeline Bookfest is a fun event held in communities across Queensland to raise money, awareness and support for people doing it tough. The variety of roles is as numerous as the volunteers who fill them!

Corporate volunteering

Spend your next team-building day volunteering for Lifeline Queensland. You’ll build valuable skills together and help to ensure life-saving support for those who need it most.

To become a volunteer, visit our Volunteering Portal

Simply follow our three-step sign-up:

  1. Search and select a volunteer activity.
  2. Fill in an application by creating an account.
  3. Scroll down and click Sign Up in the schedule.

If there are no current activities or opportunities that interest you, please sign up to a waiting list or select “Volunteer My Way” to register your interest.

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