Empower Autism

Volunteer For Us

We encourage you to apply for our advertised volunteer positions  

We pride ourselves on our history as an organisation supporting the autistic community. Our strong volunteer base enables us to create positive social change with and for autistic people. If you’d like to be involved, there are many ways you can contribute and be rewarded by making a difference. We value lived experience. 

Volunteers are the heart of Empower. Your contribution as a volunteer is valued enormously. Our volunteers are central to the success of our programs and services.

Register your interest in one of the volunteer roles or contact us to discuss other volunteering opportunities which may be available.

Volunteering for Empower is a rewarding experience. As a volunteer, you’ll benefit from:

The satisfaction of helping others

The sense of community & friendship

Sharing your skills & teaching others

Acting on your values, passions & interests

Having fun!

Learning new skills

Enjoying better physical & mental health

Volunteer Opportunities


With a wide range of services and programs to be involved in, there is something to suit all commitment levels. We recognise that the level of involvement you can commit to will vary depending on your personal circumstances such as; study, work, and family commitments. We’ll also support you to adjust your commitment as your personal circumstances change.

We provide a comprehensive induction into Empower, together with specific training for the program/s you’ll be volunteering in. Our staff will be there to support you whenever needed.

We have a duty of care to ensure a safe environment for employees, volunteers & participants and in order to ensure this we need our volunteers to provide, obtain or commit to the following:


  • Blue Card
  • Yellow Card
  • Police Check
  • Referee checks

Empower and NDIA Codes of Conduct

It’s easy to get started as a volunteer. Simply click on the button below to be taken to our Volunteer Expression of Interest form. We’ll be in touch once we receive your interest to discuss your skills and preferences and match volunteering opportunities that will suit.

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