Uniting AgeWell is a vibrant organisation and a leading provider of quality aged care services in Victoria and Tasmania. Continuing the long history of the Uniting Church in caring for older people, UA is a values based organisation which provides residential and retirement living, and a range of community aged care services, UA is committed to high quality care and providing creative options for residents and clients by building on the individual’s strengths, goals and aspirations.
Arts & Craft - The volunteer will assist in arts & craft sessions with residents, activities may include drawing, painting, crochet, cooking, pet therapy etc.
Social Support - The volunteer will socialise and interact with residents, helping to promote and encourage their independence and well-being. The volunteer will have the chance to take part in assisting residents with walking activities, men’s shed and help in organizing exciting and interesting events & activities, and provide 'one to one' basis social and emotional support in the client’s home.
As a volunteer you are given training, work with staff supervision and are covered by Personal Accident, Public Liability and Professional Indemnity insurance. The time you contribute is up to you, whether it’s once a week, once a month or once a year on a special project. And we’re open to new ideas too, so tell us what you think.
Volunteering is subject to satisfactory Police check.
A willingness to volunteer within the ethos of the Uniting Church is essential
If you are interested in finding out more about this exciting opportunity,