For many years, scientific evidence has supported the powerful effect human touch and interaction can have on development and recovery from illness, however in our busy hospital environment, nurses are often so busy performing clinical duties that other tasks such as play can be forgotten or are just not possible to fit in. A large proportion of our patients have families who are unable to stay with their child overnight during admission due to work or family responsibilities.
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Russian speaking volunteers are needed to visit elderly people in the aged care homes in Seaton who are lonely and isolated because their language and culture are different to most of the other residents.
We are currently seeking friendly, outgoing volunteers to assist in our Gift Shop with sales, merchandising, flower orders and delivery within the hospital. The Gift shop is open between 8.00am and 6.00pm Monday to Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm Weekends Volunteering with Lyell McEwin Volunteer Association is an opportunity to become a valued member of your community while gaining some retail skills. Contributing some of your free time can make a real difference to others and to yourself.
The Don Dunstan Foundation is a thought leadership organisation established to inspire action for a fairer world and to build on the legacy of the late Premier Don Dunstan. We are looking for volunteers with a love of film, social change and community to join our Film Club Committee. If you have experience in sponsorship, community engagement or marketing and communication, we want to hear from you.
Are you interested in being a companion to Residents who speak a language other than English? We are currently seeking Volunteer visitors who speak Italian as we have several Italian male and females who live at Trow bridge House
Eldercare Trowbridge House is looking for caring individuals to spend time and engage with residents with Dementia - are you a people person? Come along and brighten someone’s day!
We are looking for friendly men who are interested in spending time with other men in a rehabilitation setting each week for 2-3 hours. Chat over coffee about current affairs, be a listening ear or have fun playing darts, cards, making special projects and other blokey activities.
Do you speak English fluently? We need your help! The Talking with Aussies (TWA) program matches current international students of the University with local volunteers to practice conversational English for one hour per week. If you can spare an hour a week to chat one-on-one with an international student, we’d love to welcome you as a member of the Talking with Aussies Program.
HYPA is looking for expressions of interest for our July intake of Volunteers to support young people aged 17- 25 who are seeking independent housing options.
WCC (SA) is looking for volunteers to help with administrative duties, personal assistant, obtaining grants and to oversee and help gain our quality assurance certification.
Admin Assistant is a supportive role to the Director and Day manager with the day to day running of the Centre and Planning and preparation of future activities
The Fundraising/Sponsorship Manager is responsible for managing Treasure Boxes’ current corporate partnerships and pursuing opportunities to secure the financial sustainability of the organisation.
The facilitator of a pain support group (PSG) helps the group to: share their experiences of living with chronic pain, educate the group about self-management techniques and to effectively use healthcare settings. The PSG provides an avenue for people with pain to socialise with others and reduce the isolation of chronic pain. The group meets once a month for 1.5 to 2 hours.
Helpers are needed for Community Adventure Day. Community Adventure Day involves activities to be completed in teams of three or four. A mix of the Amazing Race along with a treasure hunt. Helpers are needed for various roles.
Older people are treasures to our community. Your companionship to our older people will empower them to fulfill a community role in sharing their life experience, knowledge, skills, wisdom and culture. This volunteering role will enable the reciprocal flow of learning and sharing which is a meaningful way to embrace positive relationships, purposeful engagement, kindness and friendship within the community.
As a Fundraising Team Member, you will work closely with the TADSA Marketing/Fundraising Coordinator to organise and manage fundraising events, promote the services of TADSA and use your energy, enthusiasm and other talents to help create a sustainable future for TADSA.
TADSA is a state-wide not-for-profit registered charity and voluntary organisation providing solutions for over 40 years to persons with disabilities and the aged. TADSA's unique solutions assist with daily activities at home, work, recreational and educational settings. Our volunteers design, create, modify and repair assistive devices where there is no other commercially available solution.
The Friends of the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Incorporated, Shops Auxiliary Division run two shops within the Women’s and Children’s Hospital (WCH), called Rainbows and Vic’s. Monies raised by sales in the shops are donated to purchase equipment for the WCH. As a shop volunteer you make a valuable contribution to the life of the hospital, the patients, their families and members of the community.
MNDSA receive no state government funding for our services. As such we are reliant on fundraising, donations, sponsorship's and successful grant applications to fund our work. We are the only specialist organisation in South Australia supporting people affected by Motor Neurone Disease (MND). We need some volunteers to assist us in identifying eligible grant opportunities as well as help in completing those applications so we can access more funds to serve our growing client numbers.
Volunteers are needed to assist with our horse riding programme. If you like horses and are keen to help disabled people enjoy the thrill of riding a horse then this role is for you.
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