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Found 39 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in Tasmania TAS

Kitchen hand

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

Would you like to volunteer somewhere where you can make a real difference and see that difference every day? Mather's House is a wonderful positive space where a range of activities take place to ensure older people stay connected to others, stimulated and have a laugh. Our dining program really adds to that in that people have a chance to share a meal. We are looking for some enthusiastic kitchen hands to join our team of volunteers.

Waiter/waitress

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

Would you like to volunteer somewhere where you can make a real difference and see that difference every day? Mather's House is a wonderful positive space where a range of activities take place to ensure older people stay connected to others, stimulated and have a laugh. Our dining program really adds to that in that people have a chance to share a meal. We are looking for some enthusiastic waitresses to join our team of volunteers.

Information Assistants

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

Do you enjoy meeting new people? Are you comfortable finding your way around the internet? Do you value all that older people have to offer? Do to volunteer somewhere where you can make a real difference and see that difference every day? Mather's House is a wonderful positive space where a range of activities take place to ensure older people stay connected to others, stimulated and have a laugh.

Drivers and Social Support Volunteers

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

Bucaan Community House provides a Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP) and Home and Community Care (HACC) Program is seeking enthusiastic, reliable , committed volunteers to assist in the roles of Driver / Transport and providing Social support to our clients who need support to remain in their own homes and community.

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)

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. We are seeking long term volunteers who will form strong supportive relationships with our consumers.

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? We are seeking long term volunteers who can form strong supportive relationships with our consumers.

Mens Shed support volunteer

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

Our Glenview Mens shed operates in our Day centre; catering for visitors experiencing the beginning stages of dementia. If you are a caring,cheery male who enjoys a chat and helping others, interested in a long-term role, we need you! Our volunteers assist our clients to enjoy their day out; offering support to paint, make items. Hours are 10 - 2pm. Skills with tools are helpful, but not essential. Your kindness and sense of fun are, though

Volunteer Pianist

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

We need pianists who can play quietly in our public areas at different weekday times and on the weekends. This could be a lovely volunteer role for someone If they also enjoy older people.

Cook at Mather's House

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

Do you enjoy cooking? Would you like to volunteer somewhere where you can make a real difference and see that difference every day? Mather's House is a wonderful positive space where a range of activities take place to ensure older people stay connected to others, stimulated and have a laugh. Our dining program really adds to that in that people have a chance to share a meal. We are looking for some enthusiastic cooks to join our team of volunteers.

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)

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 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.

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

  • 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.