Vinnies Kids Camps run to provide children from a range of family backgrounds a week away that is full of fun, enthusiasm and new experiences. With Vincentian values guiding our camps we strive to provide camp experiences that provide children with a happy, safe and fun holiday, free of charge, and provide their parents with some respite.
Volunteers fill a range of roles on camp. More experienced members can choose to be Camp Supervisors, Recreation Leaders, First Aid Supervisors & Group Leaders.
Camp leaders are expected to:
To volunteer on this Program, you will need to obtain:
Meetings and camps are held throughout Victoria.
The program runs in the Second week of July, September holidays, and January.
Step 1: Please complete, scan and return the following:
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.
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