Join Us

Fundraise for us

There are many ways to fundraise to support the work of Catherine House.

You can get involved by hosting your own event, organising your own activity, or participating in one of our fundraising campaigns. You may even have a unique fundraising idea that you would like to share with us!

Catherine House relies heavily on the support of the community to ensure we can continue to provide women with the accommodation and support services they need. 

“It’s not what you give, it’s what you get”


Work with us

Catherine House is a leading not for profit organisation making a meaningful difference to women experiencing homelessness in South Australia. We are welcoming and inclusive of diversity and our skilled, and engaged staff work with women to positively improve their lives. 

All that we do is grounded in our culture of hope and optimism, respect and integrity, and our belief that all women have the right to achieve their goals.

Catherine House is an equal opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Inslander people are encouraged to apply for roles at Catherine House. 

If you share our values and want to be a part of our work, you can apply for roles as opportunities arise.

Volunteer with us


“Volunteers don’t necessarily have the time; they have the heart”

Volunteers have played a significant role in the history of Catherine House and still do today. With the support of volunteers we can provide more services for women who are experiencing homelessness.

There are many ways you can volunteer your time, energy and passion to support the work of Catherine House. Due to the nature of the service we provide, volunteer opportunities at times can be limited.

Current Vacancies:



Yoga Instructor Volunteer

Are you a qualified Yoga Instructor looking to volunteer? 

Catherine House is currently looking for an enthusiastic Yoga Volunteer to teach Yoga to Catherine House clients in the Catherine House Women’s Centre.

This would be a fortnightly commitment on a Saturday morning,
10:30am -11:30am. 

If you have 1 hour a fortnight that you are able to volunteer and would be interested in this rewarding role, please contact Lisa Grant: or (08) 8232 2282 option 4

Please review Role Description before contacting.




IT Tutor Volunteer

The Catherine House Women’s Centre is looking for an IT Tutor Volunteer who can support clients one on one across a broad range of Computer literacy learning.

Ideally we are looking for someone who:

• Has education and experience working in the IT sector – desirable
• Who can work on site one day a week for 2 – 3 hours
• With a keen interest in assisting clients to increase their knowledge base and confidence in the area of computing and IT

If you would like to enquire further about this role, please contact Lisa Grant: or (08) 8232 2282 option 4

Please review Role Description before contacting.


Music Volunteer

The Catherine House Women’s Centre is looking for a Music Volunteer to expand our current Music Program, providing more opportunities for more clients to enjoy music and singing.


We are looking for someone:

  •  Who can provide a 4 weekly program for clients residing in our Permanent Supported Accommodation Program to engage in a music and song activity.
  • Who can provide cover for the Music Program in the Women’s Centre when the Music Tutor is on leave.
  • Who has training and experience working in the area of music education/entertainment.
  • Who can read sheet music and or play keyboard or another musical instrument.
  • Who has some flexibility to support students to practice, rehearse and perform outside of regular class time.

If you would like to enquire further about this role, please contact Lisa Grant: or (08) 8232 2282 option 4

Please review Role Description before contacting.

Frequently Asked Questions



How can I volunteer?

If there are no vacancies on this page, it means there are no current opportunities available.

Please check this page regularly as well as our Facebook Page for any new opportunities.


Do you accept volunteers under the age of 18?

We are not able to accept volunteers under 18 years of age.


What requirements are needed when volunteering for Catherine House?

Catherine House will outline requirements and provide necessary information before you commence. 

All volunteers must undergo employment screening before they can commence. 


Do you accept work experience/student placements?

We are not able to accept work experience or placement students.

Catherine House sometimes provides placements for final year social work students with relevant work experience. We work directly with the Universities when we have an opening. 


Who can I contact if I have a query regarding volunteering at Catherine House?

Please email  or alternatively call 8232 2282 (Option 4) and ask for Lisa Grant, our Women’s Centre Volunteer Coordinator.


Who can I contact if I want to volunteer at an event or fundraiser?

Please email or phone 08 8232 2282 (option 3).

Volunteers sorting donations
2019 CH Award Winners