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Inclusion Melbourne Inc.

The Boroondara Volunteer Resource Centre is advertising this role on behalf of Inclusion Melbourne.

Inclusion Melbourne provides support to people with a disability to live fulfilling lives in their local community.The organisation have a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for people looking to commit for 12 months or longer in the disability field examples include: leisure buddy, friendly visitor, tutor, art mentor and community connector.

Leisure Buddy:

  • We match you to a buddy and take into account where you both live, and your shared interests.
  • Buddies usually catch up for an hour weekly or fortnightly, mainly on the weekend.
  • [Minimum 12 month commitment]

Community Connector:

  • Help a wonderful person take part in weekday activities in their local community.
  • Activities range from enjoying a mosaics class or playing squash, to helping a person work in a local park.
  • [Minimum 6 month commitment

Art Mentor:

  • Volunteer art mentors are recruited to work one-on-one with individuals at our studio.
  • The idea is to create an environment where artists can fully express themselves, without the constraints of a group activity.
  • [Minimum 6 month commitment]

Friendly Visitor:

  • Volunteers of all abilities provide companionship to people in their own home, where a person may have limited opportunities for community connections

Volunteer Tutor:

  • No special qualifications are needed to become a volunteer tutor, just a willingness to assist students in class.
  • All volunteer tutors are fully supported in their role by qualified teachers.
  • Classes are held from Monday to Friday. Volunteer for one day or half day each week.
  • [Minimum 6 month commitment]