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2969 Companionship & Social Support volunteer opportunities in Australia found.

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In-home Parent and Child Support

  • Location: Glen Waverley VIC
  • Category: Family Services

Are you a mature, capable person with broad life experience who could provide a supportive role for families experiencing additional challenges? We require compassionate and empathic people, preferably with previous parenting experience, who can support and assist vulnerable families with young children by building a relationship with family members and providing practical and emotional support

Community Gardens - Kooragang

  • Location: Hexham NSW
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

The Community Gardens located on Ash Island was built largely by volunteers. The gardens provide a stimulating and safe work environment, where social interaction and friendly, stress free atmosphere are as important as the production of healthy, chemical-free food. Community gardens covering 0.3 hectares were established in 1998 to encourage more visitors to City Farm and to give them a greater awareness and appreciation of the surrounding wetlands.

Team Member- Emergency Relief

  • Location: Bendigo VIC
  • Category: Community Services

Emergency Relief Team Members assist with client support and interviews or in the storeroom with the packing and distribution of food. Interviewers meet with clients to determine support needs and eligibility. Other duties may include reception, entry of client data, general operations of the program and maintaining the work environment.

Friendly Visitor - Richmond - Mandarin Speaking

  • Location: Richmond VIC
  • Category: Other

Do you have a passion about working with the elderly, learning from their experiences and eradicating social isolation and loneliness? Then this might be the right role for you. We are looking for a Mandarin-speaking compassionate individual to support Mr and Mrs Wu, a lovely elderly couple living in Richmond and is in need of some social support.

Refugee Home and Community Support Volunteer - Albury

  • Location: Albury NSW
  • Category: Migrant Services

Volunteers play an important role in the success of the Humanitarian Settlement Program as it seeks to achieve key outcomes such as increased social cohesion, community connectedness, and positive settlement experience for refugees. Volunteer participation in this program will mean refugees get the extra support they need to successfully settle in the community and build confidence as they start their new lives in Australia.

Conference Members – St Raphael’s Conference Cowra

  • Location: Cowra NSW
  • Category: Community Services

The St Vincent de Paul Society New South Wales has been helping the community since 1881. Every day the Society’s 26,203 members and volunteers help people rebuild their lives providing assistance with food, utility and phone bills, transport costs, clothing, blankets and accommodation in their local communities.