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Benefits of volunteering

Volunteering is an upaid activity and can have lots of benefits. As well as having a positive impact on your commuity it can have multiple benefits for your mental health as well.

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Clinical trials

Clinical trials are research investigations in which people volunteer to test new treatments.

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Blood donation

Australia relies on the generosity of donors who volunteer their time and blood. Learn from a trusted source about the blood donation process.

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Blood transfusion

Every week, Australia needs 27,000 donations from volunteers to ensure there is an adequate supply of blood and blood products for those who need it.

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Help at home and working with ovarian cancer

There are a number of sources of practical support and help at home available for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer. Learn how to get help at home when diagnosed with ovarian cancer.

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Acts of kindness and compassion

Most people feel better when someone is kind to them. Being kind and compassionate can help other people, and make you feel good too.

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Older people and mental health

Older people can have mental health issues, such as anxiety or depression, that are often caused by triggers such as grief, loss or illness.

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Self-esteem and mental health

Self-esteem is your opinion of yourself. Find out the signs of a low self-esteem and what you can do to improve your self-esteem and mental health.

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Workplace bullying

Workplace bullying can be physical or mental and the behaviour directed against the victim can also be threatening or demeaning.

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A safe sports environment for children

Learn how sporting groups and parents can provide an environment that is safe, supportive and fair for children who play sport.

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Supporting Red Nose Day saves little lives

Every day in Australia, 9 infants or children die suddenly and unexpectedly. The aim of Red Nose Day is to reduce this number to zero. Here's how you can help.

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