Volunteers make a real difference to the lives of patients and people living in the community with chronic conditions.

volunteers at hospital

You can help with prevention initiatives, or by serving meals to patients, providing companionship or personal care, catering, gardening, or supporting in hospitals shops and with fundraising.

NSW Health encourages volunteering and community involvement in our health system. You can also contact the United Hospital Auxiliaries Inc.

A range of organisations that promote prevention and also support people with chronic conditions need volunteers: