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Found 502 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Melbourne%20city

Telephone Support | Chat-a-ring | Hoppers Crossing |

Uniting (Victoria and Tasmania)

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

Love to chat? Have basic computer skills? Want to support older people? Become a Chat-a-Ring volunteer to contact older people via the phone who are living at home, with the aim of providing social contact and conversation.

Volunteer Settlement Support Worker

Jesuit Social Services

  • Location: Sunshine VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Looking for a volunteer to support the provision of Settlement Services in supporting newly arrived migrant and refugees

Greek speaking female volunteer to visit chatty elderly Greek lady in Bulleen

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your Greek language and culture during weekly friendly visits with an elderly woman living in her own home in Bulleen. A Mature female volunteer is requested. Visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the life of this lady.

Companions Sambell Lodge

Brotherhood of St Laurence

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

We are currently seeking reliable and empathetic individuals with strong communication skills to be involved in one on one companionship with individual residents of Sambell Lodge.

Companions Sumner House

Brotherhood of St Laurence

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

We are currently seeking reliable and empathetic individuals with strong communication skills to be involved in one on one companionship with individual residents of Sumner House.

Activity Assistants - Sambell Lodge

Brotherhood of St Laurence

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

We are currently seeking reliable and empathetic individuals with strong communication skills to be involved in one on one and group socialisation activities with our residents.

Activity Assistants - Sumner House

Brotherhood of St Laurence

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

We are currently seeking reliable and empathetic individuals with strong communication skills along with a genuine interest in working with older people to be involved in one on one and group socialisation activities with our residents.

Working Bees Volunteers- Environment

Friends of Montmorency Bushlands #

  • Location: Montmorency VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Environment & Conservation

Volunteers needed for monthly working bees in nature reserves across Montmorency. Work close to nature with friendly, like- minded people dedicated to protecting our remnant bushlands, through restoring indigenous vegetation to nature reserves. Opportunities for nature photography, plant IDing, bird watching, sugar glider spotting, community stalls and an annual excursion depending on the interests of members.

The Ashy Op Shop Team - All departments

Samarinda

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

The Ashy Op Shop one of Melbourne's best Op Shops, is on the look out for new volunteers to join their fun team - customer service or behind the scenes - the choice is yours!

Drivers, gardening, program assistants, companions and more

Samarinda

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

Samarinda is welcoming volunteers across many of our programs - the perfect chance to get involved!

Drivers - Car & Mini Bus

Samarinda

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

Play a vital role in keeping seniors active and engaged by driving them to group activities or on all day outings. Cars and buses provided.

Women’s Social Club Volunteer

NECCHi (Newlands & East Coburg Community Hubs inc.)

  • Location: Coburg North VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

We are looking for kind and friendly people who can hold a welcoming space to connect women in the community. Volunteers will work in a team to activate the weekly program, Women’s Social Club. About 2 hours a week.

Community Visitor Scheme Volunteers to meet community language needs

Central Bayside Community Health Services

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

Become a Volunteer Visitor with the Community Visitors Scheme and make a real difference in an older person’s life. As Volunteer Visitor you will visit a resident living in an Aged Care Facility or private residence to provide company and companionship to the person whom has been identified as being lonely or social isolated.

Friendly Visitor - Hughesdale

Inclusion Melbourne

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

Inclusion Melbourne is one of the providers of the Community Visitors Scheme (CVS), funded by the Australian Government. Our Volunteers visit recipients in their home and residential care facilities to provide companions and reduce the effects of isolation. We are looking for a volunteer to spend time with Linda who is a currently living in her own home and would love to have someone to share some of her time with.

Do you speak Greek? You can give the gift of friendship to an older person.

Australian Multicultural Community Services

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

Australian Multicultural Community Services (AMCS) is currently looking for a volunteer in Pascoe Vale to become a volunteer visitor for a Greek speaking lady. AMCS Volunteers visit seniors who are experiencing social isolation. The visits are once a fortnight for a minimum of one hour. All you need to offer is your friendship. No experience is necessary.

English speaking volunteer to visit elderly lady at aged care facility in Footscray

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your language (Engish) and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits to an isolated elderly lady living in an aged care facility Footscray.

Friendly Visitor - Interested in Philosophy

Jewish Care VIC

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

Everyone needs companionship and social connection - be a friendly visitor to an elder who would love some company, and particularly loves to talk about philosophy.

Friendly Visitor

Balwyn Evergreen Centre-BVRC

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

Can you spend some time with a socially isolated older person? You could go out for coffee or a meal together, or go shopping or perhaps walk the dog. No home duties or personal care required. Days and times can be varied to suit the volunteers availability.