The Peel High School Volunteering Program gives Year 10 students the opportunity to share their time and develop skills at various workplaces in Tamworth. There are approximately 40 students who are on the roster, and they do 3 hours of volunteering 2 –3 times each term.
The volunteering oganisations include (Some are weekly/some are one off events):
All the students have shown great enthusiasm and enjoyed the experience. Their volunteering activities range from playing Bingo at Bupa to cutting pumpkin at Meals on Wheels, sorting clothes and store design at Vinnies, painting artworks at Gomeroi, and even a visit the Fire station to try on full breathing equipment.
To be part of the Volunteering program please see Miss Pinkerton (Careers Adviser)