Volunteer with Us

Are you keen to become more involved and contribute to your local community?

Your Side Australia (also known as Northside) needs volunteers to assist in a variety of ways which best suit your interest and skills.  Volunteering can include:

  • * Supporting clients on a one to one basis during events and activities.
  • * Assisting with shopping, or assisting the driver operate a bus hoist
  • * Being a companion to some very fun and interesting people
  • * Supporting office staff with administration tasks

The benefits of volunteering are immense.  Volunteers expand their own social networks through companionship with other people in the community. By volunteering just a small amount of your  time, you can also expand your own work skills, achieve greater mental and physical health and feel a sense of personal fulfillment.

Student Placements and Internships

Your Side Australia (also known as Northside) is also happy to host University student placements and work with the university to design a program which enhances the students action learning in a real work environment.

Volunteer Now!


Want to volunteer but don’t have the time? Your kind donation can provide support to someone so that they can live their best life. Your Side Australia is a charity with Deductible Gift Recipient status. Any donation over $2 is tax deductible for the donor.

As a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC), Your Side Australia is eligible for the “charity tick”. The ACNC Registered Charity Tick aims to gives reassurance to the public that the charity is transparent and accountable by highlighting its presence on the ACNC Charity Register.


Or you can donate with PayPal

I want to support a carer!

$30 can pay for 30 minutes of school tutoring for a young person who has a caring responsibility.


I want to support an older person!

$10 can support an older person to participate in a social activity or simply give them an opportunity to leave their home.

I want to support a person with disability!

$20 can pay for a person with a disability to engage in social event to meet other people and build friendships.

I want to support a person living with mental illness!

$50 can provide 1 hour of respite and education for someone with a mental illness.