Can you offer friendship and companionship to an isolated senior in the Kelmscott area? You will make a difference, building a valuable social connection and imroved well-being with regular social visits. These visits can be once a week for a minimum of 2 hours.
Join our team of compassionate volunteers providing social support to seniors from diverse backgrounds. MercyCare is seeking a Companion/Activities volunteer to join our Aged Care services team at our Kelmscott Residential Aged Care Home. the role requires the volunteer to be a good communicator, develop rapport quickly, enjoy conversations and being around older people.
The purpose of the Companion role is to enhance the quality o life for our residents to reduce loneliness and isolation. It is an important role to maintain a residents good mental health to reduce stress and slow cognitive decline.