Caring for People and the Environment

Location: North Shore
Availability: Tuesday to Friday
Team size: 3 - 20

Description:

This organisation is a non-profit dedicated to enriching the lives of people with disabilities through meaningful work. They supply a contract labour force to many commercial sectors and are involved in numerous recycling and sustainability activities. These include E-recycling and secure destruction of hard disk drives and confidential documents. Packaging and labelling services are also provided.

On this project you will work alongside some of the 140 employees at the organisation, 70% of whom have physical or intellectual disabilities, helping with packaging, assembly or recycling tasks. This helps community participation for the staff to meet new people so you are helping to motivate them, as well as enriching your own life experience and contributing to the great work of this charity.

By participating in this volunteering opportunity you are helping achieve the following United Nations Sustainability Goals ;

Goal 3 - Good health and well-being
Goal 8 - Decent work and economic growth
Goal 9 - Industry,Innovation and Infrastructure
Goal 10 - Reduced inequalities

We had the most amazing day! What a fabulous group of people …. there are some real characters. We all said we would love to do this again next year; the staff there are amazing too … such compassion/empathy and absolutely loving what they do.

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