Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Compassion Soup Kitchen! Currently our meal service positions are filled but please let us know if you are interested in the positions below. We update this page regularly with vacancies.

Filleting fish – one-off volunteer position

We are looking for some volunteers to help with filleting some fresh fish that is being donated, with our chef Sam on Thursday 17 January between 10am – 2pm in our kitchen. We are looking for volunteers with previous experience and with their own filleting knives.

Please send us a message through this page or at

Gardening volunteer position

Gardening is on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9.30am – 12.30pm in Soup Kitchen garden. If you would like to help with this activity please contact Paula at

Compassion Soup Kitchen Street Appeal volunteer roles- Friday 14 June 2019.

On Friday 14 June 2019 we will be running our Annual Street Appeal around Wellington! If you would like to help on the day collecting at one of our sites or organising a collection at your workplace, please get in touch at

Some other ways you can help include donating food for our kitchen, and clothing items for our whānau. If you would like to organise a collection for the Compassion Soup Kitchen or would like to learn more about our māhi, please get in touch! If you are interested in helping at the Home of Compassion in Island Bay, you can register here.


Updated Tuesday 15 January 2019.