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Social visitor with HammondCare Woy Woy

  • Location: Woy Woy NSW
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

As you visit people in our Woy Woy residential care home, spend time on activities from music, art, bus trips, gardening, pet therapy and so much more.

Musicians and singers - Hammondville

  • Location: Hammondville NSW
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Share your love of music with our residents in our HammondCare dementia cottages at Hammondville. Bring your own instrument to play some tunes or help lead a sing-along.

Volunteer along with your primary school aged child

  • Location: Woy Woy NSW
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We have a lovely opportunity for you to volunteer along with your primary school aged child at our Woy Woy residential aged care home. One of our residents was a primary school teacher and is still capable to assist a child complete their homework with your parental supervision. You'll be providing a regular social companionship, they'll feel rewarded by sharing their knowledge and we'll provide afternoon tea for all.

Seniors' Club Activities Assistant

  • Location: Dalkeith WA
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Do you want to volunteer as an activity assistant in your local area? Join the Waratah Club at Nedlands Community Care and assist with stimulating activities and outings for the clients of this lively local seniors' club.

Mobile library volunteers Sydney North for The Footpath Library

  • Location: Across: Chatswood NSW, Mosman NSW, Frenchs Forest NSW, Hornsby NSW, Manly Vale NSW, Manly NSW, Terrey Hills NSW, Allambie Heights NSW, Roseville NSW, Gordon NSW, Epping NSW, North Sydney NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Mobile Library volunteers all over northern Sydney are needed to deliver books to socially isolated clients such as the elderly living in their own homes. You will take them a book, have a chat, maybe make them a cup of tea and endeavour to get them involved in their local community.

NSEP (Needle Syringe Exchange Program) Volunteer

  • Location: Fremantle WA
  • Category: Health

Volunteers work alongside staff members to provide the safe exchange of used for new equipment in outreach locations around Perth & surrounding areas. Along with providing information, referral & resources to help prevent the further transmission of HIV & other Blood Borne Viruses. Applications are open for a February 2019 intake.

M Clinic Clinical Volunteer

  • Location: West Perth WA
  • Category: Health

M Clinic is a peer-led and community-based HIV, STI and BBV screening clinic for gay and other homosexually active men (GHAM, including transmen). The service provides treatment for STI’s, viral hepatitis and HPV vaccination, peer education and referrals to its clients. Applications are open for a February 2019 intake.

Suicide Bereavement Support Group Facilitator

  • Location: Coffs Harbour NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Are you a good listener with a passion for supporting people bereaved by the loss of a loved one to suicide? Lifeline North Coast in Coffs Harbour is seeking individuals interested in being a volunteer facilitator for the Suicide Bereavement Support Group. No experience necessary, just a willingness to support your community through difficult times.

Bus Driver - Mobile Shower and Laundry Vehicle

  • Location: Brendale QLD, Capalaba QLD, Wynnum QLD, Clontarf QLD
  • Category: Homeless

Do you have a Heavy Rigid or Medium Rigid Motor Vehicle driver's license and a desire to support the dignity of homeless people in Northern Brisbane by providing access to hot showers, laundry facilities and professional services to overcome homelessness? We need volunteers to drive a shower and laundry vehicle to and from the different service sites, ensure it is set up safely with the equipment ready to use by service users, and then pack up ready for the next day's operations.

Pain Support Group Facilitators - Cairns

  • Location: Cairns QLD
  • Category: Health

The facilitator of a pain support group (PSG) helps the group to: share their experiences of living with chronic pain, educate the group about self-management techniques and to effectively use healthcare settings. The PSG provides an avenue for people with pain to socialise with others and reduce the isolation of chronic pain. The group meets once a month for 1.5 to 2 hours

Looking for a friend: Indigenous Companion Required

  • Location: Midland WA
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

"Lean on me, when you're not strong And I'll be your friend I'll help you carry on..." If these lyrics resonate with you - you could be who we are looking for. Morrison Lodge are looking for an Aboriginal volunteer to participate in some activities with our female Aboriginal resident. You can help make a difference to the quality of our resident's life by giving a few hours of your company to someone who could do with a friend.

Pain Support Group Facilitators

  • Location: Across: Granville NSW, Parramatta NSW, Blacktown NSW, Penrith NSW, Springwood NSW, Richmond NSW
  • Category: Community Services

Are you passionate about reducing isolation and improving quality of life for people who are living with chronic pain?

Community Visitor - West Gosford or Wyoming

  • Location: Gosford NSW
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Seeking a volunteer to visit a resident living in aged care . Share your time by looking at photos, reminiscing, reading the paper, walks in the garden, listening to music, playing games etc. **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 and submit your interest**

Administration Assistant for the No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS)

  • Location: Beenleigh QLD
  • Category: Community Services

The No Interest Loans Scheme (NILS) is a program offered through a partnership between National Australia Bank and Good Shepherd Micro-finance and delivered locally in the greater Beenleigh area by Community Care Beenleigh Districts. NILS provides individuals and families on low incomes with access to safe, fair and affordable credit. Loans are available for up to $1,500 for essential goods and services such as fridges, washing machines and medical procedures.

Volunteer with Starlight: Brisbane Lighting of the Christmas Tree - 7th December

  • Location: Brisbane City QLD
  • Category: Family Services

Brisbane City Hall will be lit up red and green to honour the upcoming of the Christmas period and the popular Christmas Parade in King George Square!!!! Starlight Volunteers will add to the Christmas Spirit selling Starlight's Flashing Wands to raise much needed funds for Starlight!