Outreach VolunteerCentacare Family Services
Housing First Support Services (HFSS) support people who are sleeping rough in Geraldton. We are seeking dynamic volunteers to work alongside our support workers to provide outreach around the Geraldton CBD area.
As a HFSS volunteer your role will be to assist with:: Meal preparation and clean up Serving breakfast to people sleeping rough who meet at the foreshore Provide a non judgmental and welcoming environment for people Work in collaboration with other service providers during outreach
What we offer: A full induction, support and supervision throughout your volunteering period In house training related to this role Information about the Housing First approach and our role in working with people who are sleeping rough Flexibility with whatever hours you are able to volunteer
We start outreach at 7am Monday and Friday mornings at the Geraldton foreshore. We also have a fortnightly Wednesday lunch session that starts at 10am - 1pm. You can volunteer for an hour or more, we are very flexible and appreciative of time that people can volunteer. Most of our volunteers start at 7am and go to their paid positions just after 8am, please get in touch if you can spare an hour. A warm and approachable manner is a must.