About this opportunity
Visiting a socially isolated person in an aged care setting or their own home, providing friendship and re-connection with the local community. Could simply be having a chat, or going to a football game, out for coffee, a drive – anything you and the person feel comfortable with and are competent to achieve.
National Police Certificate *.
Current Police Check; Ochre Card; Be caring and have a compassionate nature & a willingness to listen.
Please Note: As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance).
Flexible but minimum 1 hour per fortnight.Type of work
- Companionship & Social Support
- Seniors & Aged Care
Induction plus regular meetings/offers of training, regular follow up support.Reimbursement
Yes (for Police check and kilometres)