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Want to become a Stay On Your Feet® Peer Educator Volunteer?

Stay On Your Feet® Peer Educator Volunteers include a wide variety of people from all walks of life. Our Peer Educator volunteers are aged 55 and over.

Group of Stay On Your Feet peer educators

About volunteering at Injury Matters

Do you want to become an active member of your community, while helping others? People volunteer for many reasons. Some volunteer to meet people, learn new skills, help others, take on new challenges and use their skills and experience in a positive way.

Some of the benefits of volunteering at Injury Matters include:

  • Meeting new people
  • Learning new skills
  • Making friends
  • Educating peers
  • Free training including public speaking, Cultural Awareness..

There is a screening process for all potential Stay On Your Feet® volunteers. Please complete the form below, which will be followed by an interview (in-person or via phone call), a National Police Clearance, and an induction process.

What are the responsibilities of a Stay On Your Feet® Peer Educator Volunteer?

Peer Educators provide information and education to community members about how to prevent falls-related injury.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver presentations and education to groups.​
  • Attend community events.​
  • Refer people to seek advice from professionals where appropriate.​
  • Promote volunteer and engagement opportunities.​
  • Attending ongoing training and participate in feedback opportunities when required.


  • Age: 55+​
  • Experience in engaging with communities (presentations/public speaking)​
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role (paid or un-paid)​
  • Valid WA Drivers Licence​
  • National Police Clearance​
  • Australian Citizenship or permanent residency of Australia​

How much time does it take?

Injury Matters is committed to flexible hours to suit personal commitments. Volunteers are encouraged to attend our training days and social events.

If you would like to find out more information, please contact Injury Matters on 6166 7688 or [email protected] or complete the form below.

Stay On Your Feet® Peer Educator Volunteer

About you

Do you identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander?
Are you from a culturally or linguistically diverse background?
Do you fluently speak any other languages other than English?

Interests and qualifications

Which areas of volunteering are you interested in? (please select all that apply)


Other details

Do you have a current Drivers Licence?
Do you have a current First Aid Certificate?
Are you up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations, in line with Government advice?
I give permission for Injury Matters to keep my details on file for up to 6 months for any future opportunities.

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