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Volunteering improves your health and wellbeing

It has been a joy and a privilege to work with the wonderful caring and devoted staff at Marriott”. Helen, one of our valued volunteers who has been with us for 13 years.

Proud as Punch, National Volunteer Week (21- 26 May) – Making a world of difference

Did you know that?

  • Volunteers are happier, healthier and sleep better than those who don’t volunteer
  • 96% of volunteers say that it ‘makes people happier’
  • 95% of volunteers say that volunteering is related to feelings of wellbeing, even a few hours.
  • Volunteering results in ‘helper’s high’, a powerful physical and emotional feeling of helping others.

https://www.volunteeringaustralia.org/fun-facts/

At Marriott, we have over 70 volunteers who take part in a range of supports including our art program, gardening, swimming, cooking, tennis, outings, admin, beauty workshops and music groups, in small groups or one on one. We encourage you to bring your interests and skills and personality with you. Volunteering can be a pathway to a career.

We host over 40 corporate volunteers over the year, from large to smaller companies

We support our volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering there’s an exciting range of activities for you. Contact our Volunteer Co-ordinator who will manage your placement with professionalism.

For more information

Contact Erica for a conversation:
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Our upcoming events

Take a look at July holiday activities.

June 04 2019

Monday 8th to Friday 12th July; Phillip Island, the Chocolate factory and Amaze ‘n’ Things (vehicle) National Sports Museum and MCG Tour (public transport) Melbourne Zoo (vehicle) Old Melbourne Gaol (public transport) V/Line to Bendigo (public transport) Book in using the attached letter. Contact Jacob on 9555 0777 or Jacob.O’[email protected] July 2019 – Holiday Activities […]

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15a 56 Keys Road, Cheltenham

WE ARE MOVING

June 30 2019

Roads to Independence and our NDIS team are moving from our Nepean Hwy location to 15a 56 Keys Road, Cheltenham on 30th June. Our quality services and supports are not changing only our location.    

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