To be able to visit the resident a minimum of once per fortnight for a minimum of one hour. This position will enable friendships to form with the resident over time while providing a sense of social connectedness. Days and times negotiable.
Benefits: To build a relationship with a resident on a one to one basis.
Training: Orientation and ongoing support. Bi-monthly meetings.
Notes: Have good communication skills. An interest in, and understanding of older people.
***To be referred to this role an interview with Volunteering Central Coast is required. You will be contacted soon to arrange a mutually convenient time and place. ***