You won’t regret it! Four out of five West Australians, who volunteer formally or informally in the WA community each year, can’t be wrong. For more information on Volunteering in WA visit the Volunteering WA website.
Did you know the socio-economic and cultural value of volunteering – people generously donating their precious time - to WA in 2015 was estimated to be $39 billion.
Sure, it provides untold benefits to our residents, clients and staff – not to mention the WA economy - but have you considered how it could positively affect your own life?
There is growing scientific evidence that not only does volunteering improve mental health, by keeping depression and loneliness at bay, but it could also lower blood pressure and help you live longer