👋 Welcome to the SVA Service Award App

The SVA Service Award has now switched over to a mobile-first experience! 🥳

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SVA App - now available

The SVA Service Award is now more portable than ever - The SVA App!

The SVA Service Award is feature-packed! We've made it super easy for you to record your volunteering wherever you go! 🎉

It fits right in your pocket and in the palm of your hands - it's the new SVA App! Now available on your favourite mobile device! 🙌

❗ Important:  If you have an existing SVA Service Award profile, then we recommend you begin with our Getting Started Wizard.

Everything you already know - and more!

It's everything you already know - logging volunteer hours, earning badges, and the Summary of Service, but now you can create your own volunteering opportunities right at your fingertips - and more!

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Introducing your new volunteering toolkit!

Supercharge your volunteering, with all new features available on your favourite smart device!

Using your mobile or tablet device, you can now do everything as you did on the web version of the SVA Service Award - and more!

We've completely rebuilt the Teacher's Portal to empower you as teachers and school faculty members with all the tools needed to take volunteering at your school to the next level!

If you're a student, your teacher can assign you as a Team Leader, where you'll be given access to these tools to create your own teams and start your own volunteering projects!

Log your volunteer hours

You will earn your Member
Member level - 5 hours
level pin after 5 hours of volunteering. Try and aim for Bronze
Bronze level - 32 hours
at 32 hours!

Earn SVA Service Award Pins

There are 5 SVA Service Award pins: Member
Member level - 5 hours
, Bronze
Bronze level - 32 hours
, Silver
Silver level - 250 hours
, Gold
Gold level - 500 hours
, and a Top Volunteer Award
Top Volunteer Award
pin!

Build a Summary of Service

All the volunteering hours you log and the activities you attend gets recorded automagically!

Use the Summary of Service

You've done the mahi, now you get the treats! Apply for jobs, uni, polytech, scholarships - and more!

User-friendly Teacher's Portal

Use the Teacher’s Portal and SVA App together, to take volunteering at your school to the next level!

Volunteer as a Team Leader

As a Team Leader, you get special features to create and organise your own volunteering events!

Create a school-house team

Organise your school into house teams, hobby clubs, or even into different classrooms!

Create your own activities

Whether you're running a classroom project or just helping nana - it's volunteering made easy as!

User-friendly Teacher's Portal

Use the Teacher’s Portal and SVA App together, to take volunteering at your school to the next level!

Whether it's seeing all the awesome volunteering activities your students are up to or coordinating a classroom-wide volunteer day, the Teacher's Portal lets you connect seamlessly with the SVA App - they go together like fish and chips!

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Volunteer as a Team Leader

As a Team Leader, you get special features to create and organise your own volunteering events!

Whether you're a house captain, sports coordinator or scout leader, you can record the attendance of volunteers who join your activities and create special awards that only members of your team can earn. Every activity gets logged to your Summary of Service!

Create a school-house team

Organise your school into house teams, hobby clubs, or even into different classrooms!

The ability to create your own team now makes working together to achieve a common goal even more enjoyable! If you're a teacher, you can use the Teacher's Portal to see how each of your houses are performing! This works best if you have student Team Leaders!

Create your own activities

Whether you're running a classroom project or just helping nana - it's volunteering made easy as!

This is where it gets fun! The SVA App now delivers volunteering opportunities right at your finger tips. Team Leaders can create their own activities and even assign delegates to help them. Volunteering has never been this easy - it's all in the palm of your hands!

FAQ

If the SVA Service Award is switching over to a mobile app - what do I need to know?

Great question! If you're an existing student or teacher, migrating over to the app is super easy - we've done all the thinking for you!

To make sure you hit the ground running, we recommend you go through our Getting Started Wizard.

Check out some of the common questions we've listed here or if you want to learn more, click the button below to visit our Help Centre.

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What happens to all my logged Service Records?

All your existing Service Records will get transferred over to the SVA App. If you have an existing SVA Service Award profile, make sure to use the Getting Started Wizard.

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Can I keep all my volunteering hours?

Yep! All your volunteering hours will get transferred along with all your previously logged Service Records into the new SVA App.

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Can I continue using the current Teacher's Portal?

The Teacher's Portal has now been upgraded and the previous one will no longer be accessible. To log into the upgraded Teacher's Portal, please visit this link. We also recommend checking out the Teacher's e-Handbook User Guide for some helpful tips and tricks!

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Will I still be able to log in on this website?

You will no longer be able to log into this web version of the SVA Service Award. The SVA App now provides all of the functionality of this web version and more!

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Can I use the same email address to log into the app?

Yep! But if you already have an existing SVA Service Award profile and it's your first time logging in, you'll need to reset your password.

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I've finished high school, what should I do now?

No worries! If you've finished high school and want to continue volunteering all you need to do is update your educational institution (or select SVA General if you are currently working) in the SVA App's settings. If you no longer have access to your school email, use our Getting Started Wizard to perform an email recovery.

Help Centre

Check out all our frequently asked questions, follow our easy step-by-step guides, and access our handy resources - it's all in our Help Centre!

Get Started Quickly!

Not sure where to begin? Click on this box to use our Getting Started Wizard. Whether you're new, an existing student or teacher - we'll get ya sorted!

Ready to get started?

You can download the SVA App right now! 📲

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