Social Sustainability

Volunteer Groups in Armidale

Social Sustainability

Social sustainability is idea that future generations should have equal access to resources and human rights so as to build a sustainable, equitable, diverse and productive society. Other aspects of social sustainability include; Democracy and self governance, multiculturalism and a higher quality of life.

How does Volunteering contribute to social sustainability is Armidale?

The selfless acts of volunteer and charity groups in the Armidale area are a major contributor to the community's social sustianbility. These groups build a metorphorical net on which the community can fall back on in times of need. One such group is the local rural fire service, which provides a massive, selfless contribution to the safety of the community. It is difficult to picture a sustainable society without such groups.