CARAD is a volunteer led organisation.  We currently have over 150 volunteers donating their time, expertise and skills to positively contribute to the lives of asylum seekers, refugees and detainees. There are a range of volunteer opportunities available including both long term and short term volunteer commitments. 


These programs are some of the areas our volunteers engage in:

Volunteer Spotlight

Interested in Becoming a CARAD Volunteer?

Come to one of our information sessions, held at the CARAD office.  During the session you will learn about our organisation, the specific volunteer roles we have available and the process for becoming involved. You will be provided with all necessary application forms at the information session. 

Information Session Dates:

Wednesday 16th August 5:30pm – 6:30pm, OR

Friday 18th August 12noon – 1:00pm

After attending an information session, volunteers will then be invited to participate in a ‘Building Bridges’ Training Course.

'Building bridges' training DAte:**


Please submit your application forms when booking in for training. Register your attendance by email: office@carad.org.au.

** note: eligibility for training determined by prior attendance at information session

Logging Volunteer Hours

To log your volunteer hours, please email office@carad.org.au on a monthly basis with your volunteering dates and hours.