Volunteer Resources

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So you’ve registered to volunteer with us? Below are the essentials you will need to complete and review before you’re on your way.

You can also call the Global Village team on 1800 88 55 99 or email global.village@habitat.org.au if you need further assistance with your documentation or help understanding our policies.

Step 1, Please complete your Global Village paperwork

Please upload both your Police Check and Waiver to the ‘Your Details Form’ once completed. We need to record your emergency contacts, dietary requirements and medical needs to ensure your safety on the build.

Step 2, Please read through these important policies 

Volunteer Code of Conduct 

When you accept a volunteer role with Habitat for Humanity, you are committing to act in a way that promotes Habitat’s mission, respects the local community, and ensures the safety of all participants.
Please read the volunteer code of conduct here.

Child Protection Code of Conduct

Please read the policy here. Global Village team members are required to review this document and agree to adhere to this Code of Conduct via the online Global Village Registration Form.

Cancellation Policy 

Please read the Global Village Cancellation Policy here. The purpose of this policy is to establish the donation required to be paid by an individual to Habitat and Habitat to a hosting program in the event that Habitat cancels a Global Village team, a Hosting Program cancels a team or an individual team member or team being unable to attend a build.

Gift Giving Policy 

Please read the Global Village Gift Giving Policy here. The purpose of this policy is to define the approach of Habitat for Humanity Australia (HFHA) to the giving of gifts by Global Village (GV) volunteers to members of project communities in the field.

Step 3, Watch this pre-departure briefing before you go! 
This is your compulsory pre-departure briefing that will tell you everything you need to know for your Global Village trip.

Step 4, Enjoy your build and change lives! 

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