Found 130 Companionship and Social Support volunteering opportunities in Australia

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  1. Aged Care Companionship - suitable for singles, couples or families

    Looking for an opportunity to bring companionship to residents in a local aged care facility? Many residents experience loneliness due to a lack of contact with loved ones, or not having anyone left in their lives. Our volunteers bring cheerful and uplifting contact through regular visits, at least fortnightly for 45 minutes. We take care to match volunteers to residents, based on similar interests, and provide support to help ensure a positive friendship develops.

    Long Term
    Bentleigh East VIC
  2. Youth Volunteers - Toowoomba

    Vinnies Youth - Toowoomba will be running a number of programs in 2018 and are looking for people between the ages of 16 - 35 to fill roles of Leaders, Mentors, First Aid Officers and Activities Coordinators. All programs are run on weekends, two times per month and school holidays so would suit students.

    Community Service
    Long Term
    Toowoomba City QLD
  3. Clothes sorter for homeless

    We need a willing, helpful person to assist with sorting our donated clothes for the homeless. This is an ongoing task so we need more hands. Please come and help us.

    Long Term
    Malvern East VIC
  4. Music/Entertainment Volunteer - Padstow - # 8478

    Use your musical gift to enhance the lives of older members of the community living in a nursing home.

    Long Term
    Padstow NSW
  5. Aged Care Visitors - Padstow Heights - # 8479

    Would you like to visit a socially isolated older person offer friendship and bring a smile to their face?

    Long Term
    Padstow Heights NSW
  6. VMCH Volunteer Information Session

    COME ALONG TO OUR MARCH VOLUNTEER INFORMATION SESSION! VMCH Volunteer Information Sessions are enjoyable, informative and a chance to meet other potential volunteers, just like you! Book in now to learn more about the exciting, fun and meaningful ways you can get involved and make a difference!

    Long Term
    Wantirna South VIC
  7. Atlas Moth Restoration Project in Darwin

    This project aims to protect and improve habitat for sand goannas (Varanus gouldii), and to encourage the reintroduction of the atlas moth (Attacus wardi). The site spans mangrove, coastal dune, monsoon rainforest and paperbark swamp environments within the Casuarina Coastal Reserve. Please call the office (08) 8981 3206 for further information.

    Long Term
    Darwin NT
  8. Tour - Roster Volunteer / Coach guide

    Brisbane Water Historical Society owns and maintains Henry Kendall Cottage and the Historical Museum complex. Maintain day to day duties on open days Wed, Sat & Sun. Other days when coach trips are scheduled. 10am - 3pm ****This opportunity comes to you via Volunteering Central Coast. Please ring 4329 7122 to make a booking for a telephone or face-to-face interview so we can refer you for this role or visit Volunteering Central Coast Website & submit your interest****

    Arts & Culture
    Long Term
    West Gosford NSW
  9. Landcare Conservation Volunteer

    Help maintain environment / tree planting /special projects. Will need some level of physical fitness and an interest in the environment. Help with maintenance at Land Care sites around town - Bush Garden, Turtle Bridge, Lou Litster and Mundy Creek. Volunteers can be accepted as young as 12 and 13. Volunteers under the age of 12 must be accompanied by parents or guardians.

    Environment & Conservation
    Long Term
    Pallarenda QLD
  10. Companionship Volunteer - Community Visitors Scheme

    Anglicare is looking for a friendly and compassionate volunteer to assist in their Community Visitors Scheme. The volunteer will visit clients in their homes and provide friendship and companionship over a cuppa and a chat on a weekly basis for one hour. If you're a supportive person and interested in helping people in your community, apply today!

    Community Service
    Long Term
    Jannali NSW