Volunteer with Hohepa Canterbury

Do you feel that you would like to make a greater contribution to society – that you’d like to give something back?

Volunteers play an important role at Hohepa Canterbury, and in many instances they receive deep and satisfying experiences in return.

We welcome applications through international social service placement schemes.

We seek volunteers who can help our staff and residents with:

  • Hobby garden activities at our Halswell Campus
  • Cooking and baking in our tutorial kitchen
  • Computer literacy training
  • Recreation, music and sporting activities
  • Drama production and stagingGeneral property maintenance

In return we offer:

  • The opportunity to work alongside an enthusiastic team of support workers, residents, day attendees and other volunteers
  • Attendance at induction and training programmes
  • Participation in the special character of Hohepa festivals, performances and events
  • Recognition and celebration of your contribution to Hohepa community life
  • A sense of belonging and community with others
  • Ongoing support and supervision

To volunteer with Hohepa Canterbury, contact the Volunteer Co-ordinator.

Residential volunteer

Computer tutor