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Refugee Housing Assistant - Armidale

  • Location: Armidale NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Humanitarian Settlement Program (HSP) supports refugees from the moment they arrive at the airport. HSP provides on-arrival accommodation (OAA) for refugees on arrival in Australia and assistance to secure long-term accommodation (LTA). Housing Assistants work with the HSP team to support clients as they settle into their OAA, find, secure and settle into their LTA. Volunteers are engaged to guide and assist clients to feel comfortable in homes.

Specialised Community Support Assistant (Community Language)

  • Location: Fairfield NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Specialised and Intensive Services (SIS) team provides intensive support to eligible refugee and asylum seeker clients with complex and exceptional needs. Specialised Community Support Assistants provide assistance to SIS clients to attend medical appointments, community engagement activities and events, assist with phone calls, language support and basic admin.

Friendship Garden Volunteer (Thursday availability required)

  • Location: Auburn NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

The Friendship Garden welcomes newly arrived migrants, refugees, people seeking asylum, and individual community members who may not have access to a garden in their home. Volunteers support participants to grow their own food and foster a sense of belonging to the Friendship Garden community. Volunteers are also called upon to assist with gardening and other horticulture related activities, preparing lunch and helping participants connect with each other.

Friendly Visitor for Elderly Gentleman in Hunters Hill

  • Location: Hunters Hill NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home and make a real difference in their life? We have a gentleman in Hunters Hill who would greatly benefit from your friendship. He enjoys listening to live music and entertainment, going to the RSL Club and would love to chat with a male or female who would be happy to take him out to the local club for a drink. Contact us to learn more about this great opportunity and what opportunities we have across NSW.

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Belmont NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Ashtonfield NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Georgetown NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Adamstown NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Cameron Park NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Corlette NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Bar Beach NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Community Visitors Scheme Volunteer

  • Location: Belford NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors volunteers are matched one-to-one with an aged person living in a private home. Volunteers visit weekly or fortnightly for at least an hour to provide companionship, friendship and connection to the wider community. Visits are relaxed and social in nature. This role suits someone over 18 who has a genuine interest in working with elderly people. You must have good communication and listening skills and have empathy for mature aged, disadvantaged and socially isolated people

Participant Support - Recreation and Travel

  • Location: Newtown VIC
  • Category: Disability Services

We are seeking volunteers who love getting out, doing things and chatting. Support our program by assisting people with a disability to be involved in activities in the community. You will visit various locations according to the chosen outing. It's a great way to be involved!

Group61 Area Coordinator Required - Brisbane Inner South Central

  • Location: Woolloongabba QLD
  • Category: Community Services

Group61 is a mental health befriending program that connects members of our community with volunteers with the aim of reducing social isolation. Group61 is currently seeking volunteers who are interested in supporting and coordinating teams of our Befriender volunteers in and around Woolloongabba, West End, Greenslopes.

Group61 Volunteer - Brisbane Central

  • Location: Brisbane City QLD
  • Category: Community Services

Group61 is a mental health befriending program that connects members of our community with volunteers with the aim of reducing social isolation. Group61 is currently seeking volunteers who are interested in supporting and coordinating teams of our Befriender volunteers in and around Bowen Hills, Spring Hill, Brisbane City, Albion, Clayfield, etc.

Actor - experimental/interactive/virtual theatre - QCDI

  • Location: Nundah QLD
  • Category: Community Services

Nundah Activity Centre (NAC) and the Queensland Centre for Digital Inclusion (QCDI) are looking for actors to develop and participate in theatre productions that utilise digital technologies. The QCDI theatre troop will perform several unique productions throughout the year to audiences both in centre (Nundah) and remote.

Befriend a lonely elderly person today! Community Visitors needed in Yeronga.

  • Location: Yeronga QLD
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Are you looking to volunteer? Do you have a spare hour each fortnight? We are searching for wonderful new volunteers to visit with socially isolated residents in a residential aged care home in Yeronga (Brisbane). We help you through the entire process and you will have ongoing support from the Volunteer Manager at the aged care facility.

Mandarin speaking Visitor for Elderly Lady in Thornleigh

  • Location: Thornleigh NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home or their own home and make a real difference in their life? Do you speak Mandarin? We have a lovely lady in Thornleigh who would greatly benefit from your friendship. She enjoys crafts, painting, and jewellery making and would love to chat with a Mandarin speaking female. Contact us to learn more about this great opportunity and what opportunities we have across Victoria and NSW.