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Found 465 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in MELBOURNE%20CITY

Volunteer with Ready2Go Knox

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

Are you: motivated to help others, available during extreme weather conditions, have sensible driving skills, and enjoy meeting new people and socialising? This could be the volunteering role you have been looking for!

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Companion Visitor - Taylors Lakes

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

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home or their own home and make a real difference in their life? We have a 90 year old Greek lady who speaks English living in her own home in Taylors Lakes who would benefit from your friendship by enjoying a cuppa and a chat. Contact us to learn more about this great opportunity and other opportunities across Victoria and NSW.

Volunteer – Benetas Gladswood Lodge

  • Location: Brunswick West VIC
  • Commitment: One off - a few hours
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We are seeking passionate individuals who can assist with a range of activities at Benetas Gladswood Lodge. Nestled amongst the quiet, residential neighbourhood of Brunswick West, Benetas Gladswood Lodge provides a welcoming and home-like atmosphere to its 51 residents.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Community Visitor Volunteer - Burnside

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

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home or their own home and make a real difference in their life? We have an engaging 93 year old gentlemen in an Aged Care Facility in BURNSIDE Victoria who would benefit from your friendship. He enjoys going for a walk to the local bowling club to enjoy a glass of wine

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Friendly Visitor - Yarraville

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

Would you like to visit an older person in an Aged Care Home and make a real difference in their life? We have a 74 year old lady in YARRAVILLE Victoria who would benefit from your friendship. She enjoys reading, listening to music, watching netball and tennis on the TV and would also enjoy going out for coffee or lunch with a new friend. Contact us to learn more about this great opportunity and other opportunities across Victoria and NSW.

Italian Speaking Community Visiting Volunteer.

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

Born in Viggiano, in the southern part of Italy, and now living in an aged care home, having an Italian speaking visitor would make a real difference in this lady's life.

Italian Speaking Community Visiting Volunteer.

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

Born in Naples Italy, and now living in an aged care home, having an Italian speaking visitor would make a real difference in this lady's life.

Volunteer Companion

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

Volunteers are required to meet a client at a particular train platform and assist them to the relevant destination using public transport. All transport costs will be reimbursed and volunteers are required to commit to at least 1 day a week.

Volunteer Mentor for a young person with a disability in the City of Wyndham

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

Volunteer mentor required for a 15 year old girl with Autism in the City of Wyndham to provide friendship and support for a few hours each week or fortnight for minimum of 12 months. Young female adult preferred for this particular mentor role. Other volunteer applicants with a general interest in the program are also welcome to make contact for more information.

Patient Activity Assistant (7068)

  • Location: Heidelberg VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Austin Health is commencing a new and exciting activity program at their Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital site (Ward 9) and are seeking volunteers to participate in this new initiative. Volunteers will play an important role in supporting patients with delirium and dementia and their families to have the best possible experience in hospital.

Befriender (6987)

  • 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.

Day Program Support for the Aged

  • Location: Parkdale VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

A Community organisation providing aged care support requires volunteers to assist with its Day Program.

Day Program Support - Adults With A Disability

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

A Community organisation supporting adults with a disability requires volunteers to assist with its Day Program, helping individual participants in a variety of roles.

Social Support/Companionship Volunteer

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

We are looking to engage volunteers for our Social Inclusion Pilot Program to improve the health and well being of our community members through building social connectedness between resident and volunteer. The role involves supporting resident to access required services and other activities (eg. hospital or doctors’ appointments, attending social groups, shopping, walking, catching public transport).

Volunteer Coordinator

  • Location: Parkville VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

This voluntary role will assist the project manager in the recruitment, building and strengthening of volunteer capacity associated with the BEFRIENDAS research project.

OP SHOP Helpers - Ashburton

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

Join us in a customer service role or behind the scenes with retail merchandising - every part of our team make a huge difference in providing support to the local community through our Samarinda Community Services.

Drivers - Car & Mini Bus

  • 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.

Leisure Buddy friendship role

  • Location: Bentleigh VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

Leisure Buddies aims at providing social support and companionship for adults with intellectual disability. If you are interested in learning more about the person, and have a couple of hours to spare for weekly or fortnightly outings usually on weekends, then this is the dream volunteer job for you.

Citizen Advocate

  • Location: Epping VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

The advocate's role is to befriend of a vulnerable person and help them to improve their quality of life, including to be involved in the wider community.