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Found 45 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in Australian Capital Territory ACT

LIFE Volunteer

  • Location: Dickson ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

The LIFE Social Inclusion Program stands for: L: Laughter I: Inspiration F: Freedom E: Excitement Our LIFE program aims to enable our participants to enjoy their life, through discovering or rediscovering their passions. If you want to share laughter, inspiration, freedom, and excitement with people in your community and make LIFE part of your life, contact our volunteer team today.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Red Hill

  • Location: Red Hill ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home, to make a real difference in their life? We have an 88yr old mother of three now living in a Red Hill aged care home who would enjoy a female volunteer for social support visits. Conversations about old movies or music (Frank Sinatra), animals or reminiscing. She also enjoys quizzes and watching entertainment.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Red Hill

  • Location: Red Hill ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home, to make a real difference in their life? We have a 92yr old lady now living in a Red Hill aged care home who would enjoy a male or female volunteer for social support visits. She enjoys conversations about old movies and entertainers, being red to and having a laugh. She would greatly benefit from moral support after recovering from a stroke and limited vision.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer – Red Hill

  • Location: Red Hill ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home, to make a real difference in their life? We have a 96yr old mother of one now living in a Red Hill aged care home who would enjoy a female volunteer for social support visits. Born in the UK, she loves gentle conversation, quizzes and bingo. She often shares she doesn’t want to worry anyone, is very kind and would greatly benefit from your friendship.

National Gallery (NGA) Social Group Assistant

  • Location: Barton ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health

Dementia Australia ACT require a volunteer to assist our facilitator to support a small group of people living with Dementia at their weekly social group. The position is ongoing weekly, 2 hours every Wednesday morning.

Volunteer role for social group support

  • Location: Canberra ACT
  • Commitment: One off - a few hours
  • Category: Health

Dementia Australia facilitate a number of social groups each week designed to provide social stimulation and support to people living with Dementia. Volunteers are required on a weekly and an ad hoc basis.

ID - 2080 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Rivett ACT
  • 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.

ID - 2079

  • Location: Conder ACT
  • 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.

ID - 2078 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Latham ACT
  • 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.

ID 2077 - FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Calwell ACT
  • 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.

ID - 2076 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Ngunnawal ACT
  • 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.

ID -2074 FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: O'connor ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

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.

226 - Transport Assistant

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

Assist members in/out of vehicles and walk in/out of home and Club. Ensure use of seat belts. Must be available before and after Club meeting times.

255 - Exercise Leader

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

Responsible for preparing & leading the gentle exercise programme (GEP) provided by Dept. of Veterans Affairs. Understand the principles behind the GEP * ensure GEP is appropriate for frail, older adults.

ID - 1900 FRIENDLY VISITOR

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

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.

Walking group assistants

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Volunteers needed to assist and supervise Residents daily walking groups.

Assistants with language skills

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Volunteers needed particularly those with a good knowledge of any of the following languages and cultures; Greek, Italian, Spanish, Croatian, Hungarian, Chinese and German.

Assistants to high-care residents (Sunshine program)

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Our volunteers would assist high care residents in wheelchairs and water chairs to spend some time outside in our garden in the fresh air with some entertainment, pampering provided to them.

Cafe workers

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Assistant needed in our Two Tulip Cafe serving, making coffee and cleaning up.

Activities Assistants

  • Location: Aranda ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Helpful and regular volunteers who can be involved in art, craft, knitting, cooking, baking and Montessori-based activities, sing-alongs and any other fun engagement.