Since 1975, the Soup Van Program has been providing in excess of 250,000 meals a year to individuals experiencing homelessness and disadvantage. Each of our 1,000 dedicated volunteers bring their unique skills, knowledge and passion to the Soup Van Program. Our teams provides delicious food, hospitality and conversation with individuals seeking our assistance.
To volunteer on this Program, you will need to obtain:
Various, depending on location.
Step 1: Please complete, scan and return the following together to firstname.lastname@example.org:
Complete and have the 100 pts of Identification witnessed by a Justice of the Peace (Police Officer / Chemist / Solicitor). They are able to stamp and sign page 3 of the Check Form. We will process your police check for you – please note that we are unable to accept other recently acquired Police Checks.
Step 2: Obtain a Working with Children Check Card
If you hold a current WWCC - please link your card to the Society and email us a screenshot of the page.
Step 3: Complete a short Food Safety Certificate, online by visiting the Do Food Safely website
ACU Policies and Procedures aim to keep both you and the communities you interact with legally, physically and ethically safe. It is a requirement of all community engagement placements that you read and familiarise yourself with ACU policies and procedures prior to commencement.Read policies & procedures
ACU Engagement have developed an information hub to answer your frequently asked questions and help you get the most out of your community engagement opportunity.View the hub