How do I become a Volunteer with ACT Health?

For information about becoming a volunteer, see the resources below.
Please call the Volunteer Office on (02) 617 45272 or email any questions you may have in relation to any of the Volunteer Programs.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Application Package

Complete the Application Form, Self Disclosure Form and the Police Check Form attached below - National Police Checks are mandatory.

The Working With Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 commenced on 8 November 2012.  The WWVP Act requires those who work or volunteer with vulnerable people to have a background check and be registered.

Proof of WWVP registration must be provided with your application. As a volunteer there is no charge for this check. 

Submit your application

Send completed forms by email to: acthealthvolunteers@act.gov.au or post to:

Volunteer Services

PO Box 11,
Canberra Hospital,
Woden ACT 2606

Volunteer Services will then contact you to discuss your application.

You will be required to complete a one day mandatory orientation program and also an area specific program. This will provide you with all the information and skills required to perform your role.

Contact us

Please call the Volunteer Office on (02) 6174 5272 or email any questions you may have in relation to any of the Volunteer Programs