Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Compassion Soup Kitchen! We update this page regularly with our vacancies.

Updated 14 June 2019.

Soup Hub volunteer role

Mondays, fortnightly, 2pm – 4pm.
The Soup Hub is our IT room.
This role includes being available in the Soup Hub room to help whānau with any computer queries they may have – whether it is setting up an email, sending an email, writing a CV or learning how to use a cellphone.  For more information contact Paula at or call (04) 282 1951.

Gardening volunteer role

Wednesdays, weekly, 9am – 1pm.
This role includes working alongside our social worker and whānau in our garden. This is a part of our He Rākau Koikoi – Purposeful Activities project. For more information contact Paula at or call (04) 282 1951.

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.