Roles for Individuals

If you are looking for a way in which you can use your everyday skills to make a difference, or want to give back to an organisation that is close to your heart, then you have come to the right place.

On this page, you can search or browse all the volunteering opportunities available across Hawke's Bay. You can narrow down your search by selecting your skill set, preferred organisation, availability, or by keyword.

If you have any questions, or need some help finding your perfect volunteering task, give us a call on 06 391 5476 and we will be more than happy to help.


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We're looking for a mentor to pass on their love of gardening with children in schools.

We're looking for somebody who knows... Read more

Our small community has over 20 members that use the toy library in Haumoana.  

We need help in maintaining this service in... Read more

Community Patrol teams play a key role in keeping our local communities safe. 

Hastings Community Patrol is a group of... Read more

We need an extra pair of hands to help us in our shop in Greenmeadows.

You will help receive donations of goods, sorting and... Read more

Disability Training Service (DTS) are committed to giving people opportunities to reach their potential in life.  

Two more... Read more

Providing transport for hospital appointments, both HB Memorial Hospital and Royston.

Transport is by way of volunteer's own car... Read more

If you are a good listener and have empathy for people this might be you. 

We are always on the lookout for new people to... Read more

Are you a host or hostess with the most-est?

Taradale Senior Citizens are looking for people to help set tables and serve lunch... Read more

Do you love to work in an op shop?

Salvation Army has four stores throughout Napier - one is a furniture store only.

We... Read more

  • Monitor local marine radios.
  • Take trip reports.
  • Give weather reports.

May participate in emergency... Read more

Older people in our retirement home love company from anybody who has an ear to listen.

Older people are sometimes isolated from... Read more

We require friendly and reliable volunteers (3 to 4) to be part of our Plunket Opportunity Shop inside our Napier Community Hub.

... Read more

Assisting Chatham and Mahana staff to deliver Active Brain programme activities including cognitive stimulation therapy, arts, crafts,... Read more

Tell a story.

Play a song.

Support our students with high learning needs in their playtime environment.

The Hawke's Bay Knowledge Bank digitally records written, oral, and pictorial history donated /loaned to us to preserve and digitally... Read more