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Found 37 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in Tasmania TAS

Chats Telephone Calls Volunteer

  • Location: Bellerive TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Telephone Calls Volunteer Not having someone to talk to can be lonely and isolating  Do you have two hours a week to spare  Are you a good listener and enjoy a chat? You can help make a difference to people’s lives

Barossa Park Lodge - OneCare Volunteer

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

OneCare welcomes and values our committed volunteers and we’re always seeking passionate people who want to contribute and make a difference in the lives of our residents and staff. Volunteers can be all ages, from varied backgrounds and with a variety of interests. OneCare volunteers make a tangible, positive impact and play a crucial role in helping us to provide opportunities to our residents that enrich their lives, every day.

Umina Park- OneCare Volunteer

  • Location: Burnie TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

OneCare welcomes and values our committed volunteers and we’re always seeking passionate people who want to contribute and make a difference in the lives of our residents and staff. Volunteers can be all ages, from varied backgrounds and with a variety of interests. OneCare volunteers make a tangible, positive impact and play a crucial role in helping us to provide opportunities to our residents that enrich their lives, every day.

Music and Sing-a-Long Volunteer

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

Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Do you play an instrument or are you a member of a musical group or just like to sing along with some music? If yes - we would like to hear from you or your group! Working alone, in a group or with other staff members you will assist participating residents with their sing-a-long activities and entertainment. (D)

Volunteer Bus Driver for Bus Outings

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

Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Do you have an ancillary license? Would you like to drive the Masonic Homes bus for regular bus outings for the residents? If so - we would love to hear from you!

Beauty and Hairdressing Volunteering

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

Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Do you like to pamper people - making them feel better within themselves and their personal presentation? Do you like to paint nails and put on make up or maybe make their hair look great? If yes - we would like to hear from you! (D)

Volunteer Friendship Companion - Reading/Computer / Games/Walking / Friendship Chats

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

Would you like to read the newspapers/books or teach a resident about their computer and Ipad? Play cards or board games or just taking a walk? Working alone, in a group and/or with other staff members you will assist participating residents with reading or read to them articles from the newspaper, magazines or books. You may assist a resident with their computer/Ipad or you may like to take the resident for a walk and/or reminisce with them about their life stories. (D)

Adopt a Grandmother or Grandfather

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

Do you enjoy talking and sharing with older people? Would you like to adopt a Grandmother or Grandfather to share experiences and laughter with or maybe some words of wisdom - if so - we would like to hear from you! Maybe you have a Nan or Pop living away from you or not with you anymore? Adopting a grandparent can be rewarding and enriching not only for your adopted grandparent's life but you and your family as well. You may like to take your grandparent out to lunch, for a drive. (D)

Volunteer Assistant/Companion for Bus Outings

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Working in a group and with other staff members you will assist participating residents with seating in appropriate positions on the bus and in other venues in the community they may visit. You will assist in ensuring the residents safety at all times and follow the direction of the staff on the day.

Craft - Knitting - Sewing - Art Volunteers

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

Do you enjoy craft work, knitting or sewing, art? Enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Craft or Knitting or Sewing or Art Volunteers - Working with other staff members you will assist participating residents to craft items of interest to them - e.g. scarves, blanket squares, cushion covers or maybe sewing on a button, tapestry or painting. (D)

ID1884 - FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • 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.

Community Visitor Scheme Social Support Volunteers

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Are you interested in supporting older people who would benefit from companionship and social support? Do you have an interest in supporting older people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds? Are you available Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm? We are looking for volunteers to meet with older people at least once a week or fortnight for companionship and support, including with activities such as shopping and engaging in social activities.

Salvos Activities Assistant – Barrington Lodge

  • Location: New Town TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Barrington Lodge Aged Care Centre is seeking committed and energetic volunteers to assist with the facilitation of their Leisure & Lifestyle Program. If you are looking for a lively, on-going front line volunteer role, this is the one. Full training provided. Experience in aged care or similar would be beneficial.

Glenview bus drivers- Light rigid licence required

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We are always seeking experienced volunteer drivers with a Light Rigid class licence and a good driving record. We drive Day Center and Mens’ Shed clients from home to Glenview and back, take our residents and clients on lunch outings and generally have a lot of fun. Why don't you join us?

Dementia companion

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We offer training to caring and compassionate people interested in offering vital social support to our residents experiencing dementia. Our wonderful staff can ensure you have many ideas and activities to share, A simple walk outside or game can make such a difference for our residents. Knowing you have made someone's day brighter can be very satisfying!

Mens Shed support volunteer

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Our Glenview Mens shed operates out of our Bisdee Day centre and caters for day visitors experiencing the beginning stages of dementia. If you are a caring and cheery male who enjoys a chat and helping others, we need you! Our volunteers assist our clients to enjoy their day out; offering support to paint, make items and have a cuppa with the biggest biscuit tin in the southern hemisphere. Skills with tools may be helpful, but not essential. Your kindness, sense of fun and compassion are!

GAMES GROUP VOLUNTEER ASSISTANT

  • Location: Lenah Valley TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

A small group of older adults play games in the morning primarily revolving around cribbage and cards and a social tea/cake style of engagement.

Out and About client and facilitator support assistance

  • Location: Lenah Valley TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

The volunteer assistant supports the group facilitator to manage the group activity and the travel to locations within the community around the state over a days out and about.

Community Visitor

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

Are you empathetic and compassionate? Would you like to bring joy to someone who may not have friends and family of their own, or who may be isolated from their loved ones? The Community Care NESB Community Visitors Scheme provides meaningful visits to people in the community in aged care homes.

Community Visitor

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

Are you empathetic and compassionate? Would you like to bring joy to someone who may not have friends and family of their own, or who may be isolated from their loved ones? The Community Care NESB Community Visitors Scheme provides meaningful visits to people in the community in aged care homes.