Thank you for considering volunteer opportunities with the Youth Disability Advocacy Network (YDAN). By joining our dedicated team of volunteers, you have the power to make a meaningful impact in the lives of young people with disabilities in Western Australia.
Why Volunteer with YDAN?
- Empower Young People: As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to empower young people with disabilities by supporting them in their journey towards self-advocacy, independence, and personal growth. By sharing your time, skills, and expertise, you can make a positive difference and inspire young individuals to reach their full potential.
- Create Lasting Change: YDAN is committed to driving systemic change and advocating for better outcomes for young people with disabilities. As a volunteer, you become an integral part of this movement for change. Your efforts contribute to building a more inclusive community where young individuals with disabilities are valued, respected, and have equal opportunities to thrive.
- Personal Growth and Development: Volunteering with YDAN offers you a unique opportunity for personal growth and development. You will gain valuable experience working within a dynamic and passionate team, expand your knowledge about disability rights and inclusion, and enhance your skills in areas such as event coordination, advocacy, mentorship, and more.
Volunteer Roles and Opportunities
- Event Support: Assist us in organising and coordinating inclusive events, workshops, and activities for young people with disabilities. From logistics planning to participant engagement, your contributions will help create memorable and impactful experiences.
- Mentorship: Become a mentor for young individuals with disabilities and provide guidance, support, and encouragement as they navigate their personal and professional journeys. Your mentorship can make a lasting impact on their lives.
- Communications and Outreach: Help us amplify our message and reach a wider audience by supporting our communications and outreach efforts. You can play a crucial role in spreading awareness and advocating for disability rights.
- Administrative Support: Assist with various administrative tasks, such as data entry, documentation, and organisation, to ensure the smooth operation of YDAN’s initiatives.
Join Us as a Volunteer
If you are passionate about creating positive change, advocating for inclusivity, and supporting young people with disabilities, we would love to have you as part of our volunteer team. Your commitment, dedication, and unique skills can contribute to transforming lives and building a more inclusive future.
To explore volunteer opportunities with YDAN or learn more about how you can get involved, please complete the below form.
Note: YDAN welcomes volunteers of all backgrounds and abilities. We strive to create an inclusive and accessible volunteer environment. If you require any accommodations or have specific needs, please let us know, and we will do our best to ensure your volunteer experience is fulfilling and comfortable.