We are looking for committed and caring volunteers to practical, social and emotional support to people affected by advanced dementia at IRT Kangara Waters.
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Found 26 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in Australian Capital Territory ACT
We are looking for committed and caring volunteers to offer friendship and emotional support to our residents at IRT Kangara Waters
Volunteering with HammondCare At Home is one way you can give something back to the aged or frail in our society. Not only does volunteering have a profound effect on the person you spend time with, but you'll learn a lot as you spend time with them in their own home. You may want to spend some time in their garden, play cards, go for a walk, listen to music or do some arts and craft activities.
An elderly gentleman in the Gordon ACT area would enjoy your company on either Monday, Tuesday, Thursday or Friday. We would be happy to arrange a suitable time to visit each week for 12 months or longer.
If you have one hour to spare in your week (Monday to Friday) and would like to improve an older woman’s life by providing a companionship as you visit her in her home, we would love to hear from you. You'll receive training as well as the ongoing support from our Volunteer Coordinator.
Prepare venue before members arrive – unlocking, turn off security systems, turn on heating, set out furniture, fill and turn on the urn. At the end of the day, ensure venue is cleared, clean, tidy and secure and electrical appliances are off.
Make a difference in the lives of our aged care residents. Help our staff and volunteers take the residents to the club for lunch, the gallery for an exhibition, to the hall for a concert. Get to know the residents as they have fun exploring Canberra and enjoying its many events, exhibitions, food venues.
Calvary Haydon Community is looking for regular volunteers who can be involved in small group activities;like simple card games, art, craft , reading group, games like Billiard and others, manicures and hand massages and many more the volunteer may wish to be involved with.
Responsible for preparing & leading the gentle exercise programme (GEP) provided by Dept. of Veterans Affairs. Understand the principles behind the GEP * ensure GEP is appropriate for frail, older adults.
Assist members in/out of vehicles and walk in/out of home and Club. Ensure use of seat belts. Must be available before and after Club meeting times.
Maintain and distribute materials for leisure activities including cards, table games, individual craft, Trivia and Bingo etc. Arrange for replacement and/or purchase of leisure activities. Understand members’ abilities, interests and need for variety.
Assist with Day Club activities such as group discussions, games, quizzes. Assist serving morning tea and Lunch to members. Orient new members and visitors, help them to feel at ease. Assist and encourage conversation between members.
Help members to navigate their electronic devices (mobile phones, tablets etc.) and be able to explain how to use Facebook, email, Twitter or apps they have or want to download. Work from home to prepare & research games, puzzles for members to enjoy.
Drivers are needed to transport our Clients to and from their homes to North Belconnen Day Centre
As a Recreational and Leisure Champion you will use your skills and expertise to create a creative and fun program for Queanbeyan Day Club members. Join us to increase the health and well being of people over the age of 65.
Residential care volunteers assist our employees with tasks and activities with our elderly clients.
Are you good with the elderly and like to have a good yarn? Apply now and make somebody's day more pleasant!
Forget the movie Speed, we need a more sedate bus driver! Become a part of our team!
Do you love driving and enjoy meeting new people? We are looking for an experienced Volunteer Bus driver to help our residents to activities.
Are you the king or queen of entertainment and happy to work with the elderly? Join us now!
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