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Found 314 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Melbourne%20city

Community Visitor able to speak Cantonese

Link Health and Community

  • Location: Glen Waverley VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

A Community Visitor who is able to converse in Cantonese is needed to visit socially isolated male gentleman in a Glen Waverley Aged Care Facilitiy. The aim of the Community Visitors Scheme is for volunteers to develop a friendship with a resident who have become socially isolated. Contacts/visits i.e. Face Time, Phone, Letters or Skype - Post COVID-19 visit in Person.

Concierge Volunteer - Screening Visitors at Aged Care Home

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Caulfield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

As a Concierge Volunteer you'll be welcoming and screening visitors at the HammondCare Caulfield residential aged care home during the current Covid19 pandemic.

Community Visitor - German speaking-writing letters, phone or virtual

Link Health and Community

  • Location: Glen Waverley VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

A Community Visitor who is converse in German is wanted to visit a resident in a Glen Waverley aged care facility. By sharing your life experiences in German you can assist in reducing the social isolation of a German lady. Community visitors can make contact by writing letters, phone calls or virtually Post COVID-19 face to face visits - weekly or fortnightly

Italian speaking female volunteer for lonely elderly Italian lady in Clayton South

MiCare Ltd

  • Location: Clayton South VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Share your language (Italian) and companionship during weekly / fortnightly friendly visits with an isolated lonely elderly lady living in her own home in Clayton South.

Italian speaking female volunteer for elderly Italian lady in Sunshine West

MiCare Ltd

  • Location: Sunshine West VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Share your language (Italian) and companionship during weekly / fortnightly friendly visits with an isolated elderly lady living in Sunshine West.

Befriender

National Ageing Research Institute-BVRC

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

This volunteering role forms part of a large research project exploring the impact of befriending on symptoms of depression, anxiety and loneliness in people living in residential aged care.

Volunteer Mentor

TRY Australia-BVRC

  • Location: Mount Waverley VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Young People

TRY Australia believes that if you can be a friend, you can be a mentor. Our aim is to provide young people, who need additional adult support, with a long term, consistent and stable friend, who is willing to remain in their lives long past the 12 month program period. Join us today to mentor a young person who needs additional adult support in their life.

COMMUNITY VISITOR - Able to speak and write in Singhalese or English

Link Health and Community

  • Location: Mulgrave VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

A Sri Lankan lady resident requires a Community Visitor who can speak and/or write in Singhalese and English. Regular contacts or visits will have a positive impact in reducing social isolation and improving the well-being of this resident. Contacts during COVID-19 can include Face Time and writing letter.

Walking postperson: Term 3 programs to letterboxes

Brunswick Neighbourhood House

  • Location: Brunswick VIC
  • Commitment: One off - a few hours
  • Category: Community Services

We need assistance to distribute our Term 3 program of educational and recreational programs. Delivering information directly to houses and apartments is the best way we can ensure we are reaching isolated people in our community. During COVID-19 our outreach program is vital, and it includes making sure everyone knows about our services and activities.

Volunteer to support children and young adults with disabilities – recreational activities

Interchange Incorporated

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Are you looking to make a real difference in someone’s life, learn new skills and have fun doing it? Volunteer with Interchange and provide support for children and young people with a disability in a range of recreational activities such as youth programs and camps.

Premature Baby Peer Support Volunteer - Mercy Hosptial

Life's Little Treasures Foundation

  • Location: Heidelberg VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Family Services

The Life’s Little Treasures Foundation is Australia’s leading charity dedicated to providing support, friendship and information, specifically tailored for families of children born premature or sick. We are seeking Peer Support Volunteers to spend time with families with premature babies.

Fishing Support Officer - Melbourne

Fishability and Fishcare Victoria

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Recreation

As a volunteer in this program, you will help support children, communities, and people living with a disability experience the fun of fishing by - providing practical support - assisting with bait and tackle - showing awareness of Victorian fishing rules and regulations - supporting and encouraging participants.

Alma Road Community House (ARCH) Volunteer

Port Phillip Community Group #

  • Location: St Kilda East VIC, Garden City VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Facilitates playgroups, education and well-­being programs. The Community House includes a community garden and playground and is an ideal location for children's parties and community events. An exciting opportunity exists to work with us to develop its potential as a vibrant neighbourhood hub.

Social Support Activity Worker

Uniting Agewell - Hawthorn Centre

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

Seeking volunteers who are enthusiastic and passionate about helping others to assist our Social Support team on a once a week basis either with bus outings to a variety of interesting places around Melbourne, or to help in our Lifestyle Day Centre with a range of activities from exercises, arts & crafts, trivia & brain games to providing or attending presentations on topics of interest and hosting in-house movie days.

Youth Volunteer / Lead Tenant

Anglicare Victoria

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

We are seeking volunteers to take on a live-in mentor role with young people exiting the child protection system.

Independence Mentor (Live in Volunteer)

Anglicare Victoria

  • Location: Preston VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

An exciting opportunity exists for a driven and enthusiastic live-in Independence Mentor within the AOD & Transitions team in the North. Be part of a new and innovative accommodation and support model, developed in partnership between Anglicare Victoria and Kids Under Cover.

Live-In Mentor (Lead Tenant) – Western and Northern suburbs

Anglicare Victoria

  • Location: Melbourne VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to be a positive role model and support young people to build independent living skills and transition to independent living?

Calling all Quiz Masters! Volunteer from home | Social Support | Mount Waverley

Uniting (Victoria And Tasmania)

  • Location: Mount Waverley VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

• Calling all Quiz Masters • Do want to volunteer from the comfort of your own home? Quiz Mania is an opportunity for our older clients to work their grey matter and test their knowledge and keep their neurons firing.

TeleLink - Crossword Host | Social Support | Mount Waverley

Uniting (Victoria And Tasmania)

  • Location: Mount Waverley VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

• We are looking for crossword Kings and Queens! • Do you enjoy doing crosswords? • Do you want to help others and give back to the community? • Volunteer from the comfort of your own home! The TeleLink program is a regular telephone-based activity group offering social support, special interest and leisure activities.