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Found 32 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in CANBERRA%20CITY

LIFE Volunteer

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

The LIFE Social Inclusion Program stands for: L: Laughter I: Inspiration F: Freedom E: Excitement Our LIFE program aims to enable our participants to enjoy their life, through discovering or rediscovering their passions. If you want to share laughter, inspiration, freedom, and excitement with people in your community and make LIFE part of your life, contact our volunteer team today.

ID - 2080 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Rivett ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

ID - 2079

  • Location: Conder ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

ID - 2078 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Latham ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

ID 2077 - FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Calwell ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

ID - 2076 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Ngunnawal ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

ID -2074 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: O'connor ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Objective: To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

465 - Social Media Volunteer

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

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.

226 - Transport Assistant

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

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.

255 - Exercise Leader

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

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.

ID - 1900 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Oxley ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

To keep seniors socially connected with their local community and to provide laughter, companionship and purpose to their lives. This will be done by friendly social or virtual visits, providing reliable and safe transport in their local community and assisting with various administration tasks.

Walking group assistants

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Volunteers needed to assist and supervise Residents daily walking groups.

Assistants with language skills

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Volunteers needed particularly those with a good knowledge of any of the following languages and cultures; Greek, Italian, Spanish, Croatian, Hungarian, Chinese and German.

Assistants to high-care residents (Sunshine program)

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Our volunteers would assist high care residents in wheelchairs and water chairs to spend some time outside in our garden in the fresh air with some entertainment, pampering provided to them.

Cafe workers

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Assistant needed in our Two Tulip Cafe serving, making coffee and cleaning up.

Activities Assistants

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Helpful and regular volunteers who can be involved in art, craft, knitting, cooking, baking and Montessori-based activities, sing-alongs and any other fun engagement.

Bus Driver

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We require people who hold a full licence to drive a 12 seater bus and who have experience in driving around Canberra.

Seniors Activities Assistant

  • Location: Weston ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Communities at Work offer a variety of programs and activities each month for seniors. Including variety groups – inclusive of a hot lunch and monthly excursions, an art group, movie group and men’s group. Our seniors program is a great opportunity for seniors to socialise and enjoy one-another’s company

419 - Set Up/Pack Up Volunteers (MUST BE 55+ YEARS)

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

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.

382 - Socialising and Support Volunteer

  • Location: Woden ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

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.