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Found 48 volunteer opportunities with Seniors & Aged Care, in Tasmania TAS

Communications role -Tasmanian Volunteer wanted

  • Location: Devonport TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Baptcare is seeking a communications Volunteer to help us to share the stories from our programsin Tassie. If you love to write and share storeis then this could be the perfect role for you

Chats Telephone Calls Volunteer

  • Location: Bellerive TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Telephone Calls Volunteer Not having someone to talk to can be lonely and isolating  Do you have two hours a week to spare  Are you a good listener and enjoy a chat? You can help make a difference to people’s lives

Visiting or Shopping for Clients

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Provide a valued and rewarding service to the community by shopping on behalf of clients or visiting them in their home. Our volunteers are reliable, friendly and active people who assist clients in the Launceston area. (C)

Barossa Park Lodge - OneCare Volunteer

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

OneCare welcomes and values our committed volunteers and we’re always seeking passionate people who want to contribute and make a difference in the lives of our residents and staff. Volunteers can be all ages, from varied backgrounds and with a variety of interests. OneCare volunteers make a tangible, positive impact and play a crucial role in helping us to provide opportunities to our residents that enrich their lives, every day.

Umina Park- OneCare Volunteer

  • Location: Burnie TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

OneCare welcomes and values our committed volunteers and we’re always seeking passionate people who want to contribute and make a difference in the lives of our residents and staff. Volunteers can be all ages, from varied backgrounds and with a variety of interests. OneCare volunteers make a tangible, positive impact and play a crucial role in helping us to provide opportunities to our residents that enrich their lives, every day.

Volunteer Bus Driver for Bus Outings

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

Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Do you have an ancillary license? Would you like to drive the Masonic Homes bus for regular bus outings for the residents? If so - we would love to hear from you!

Beauty and Hairdressing Volunteering

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

Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? Do you like to pamper people - making them feel better within themselves and their personal presentation? Do you like to paint nails and put on make up or maybe make their hair look great? If yes - we would like to hear from you! (D)

Volunteer Gardener

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Are you an avid gardener and have a few hours to spare? Do you enjoy talking with and sharing with older people? If yes - we would like to hear from you! Working alone, in a group or with other staff members you will assist participating residents with their gardening activities by: gathering gardening tools from the shed and take to the garden, weeding, watering, planting or picking flowers etc. Masonic Care Tasmania provides an integrated range of residential aged care.

Volunteer Friendship Companion - Reading/Computer / Games/Walking / Friendship Chats

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

Would you like to read the newspapers/books or teach a resident about their computer and Ipad? Play cards or board games or just taking a walk? Working alone, in a group and/or with other staff members you will assist participating residents with reading or read to them articles from the newspaper, magazines or books. You may assist a resident with their computer/Ipad or you may like to take the resident for a walk and/or reminisce with them about their life stories. (D)

Adopt a Grandmother or Grandfather

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

Do you enjoy talking and sharing with older people? Would you like to adopt a Grandmother or Grandfather to share experiences and laughter with or maybe some words of wisdom - if so - we would like to hear from you! Maybe you have a Nan or Pop living away from you or not with you anymore? Adopting a grandparent can be rewarding and enriching not only for your adopted grandparent's life but you and your family as well. You may like to take your grandparent out to lunch, for a drive. (D)

Volunteer Community Visitor - Launceston

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

This is a highly valued and rewarding program that for the past twenty years has provided social contact for many socially isolated people living in aged care residences around Northern Tasmania. (C)

ID1884 - FRIENDLY VISITOR

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • 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.

Volunteer Client Transport Driver

  • Location: Devonport TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

To transport clients and their carers, to and from medical and social appointments. Driving involves local and long distance transport. Assisting clients in and out of vehicles, helping with seat belts, appropriate storage of bags and equipment. (C)

Social Support Volunteer

  • Location: Devonport TAS
  • Commitment: Any Duration
  • Category: Community Services

As a Social Support Volunteer you will visit a client in their own home to have a cuppa and a chat, go for a walk, read to or other support directed by coordinator. You may also assist a client with their shopping or do their shopping on their behalf, using your own vehicle. You may also be required to provide respite for a carer. It is a requirement that you are able to commit 4 hours a month.

Volunteer Social/Support Worker

  • Location: South Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Veteran Services

Do you have experience as a mental health worker, support worker or nurse? Looking for a challenging and rewarding volunteer role and have some time on your hands?

Hospital Guide

  • Location: Hobart TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Health

Helping people to find their way around the hospital by accompanying them to the area they require.

Community Visitor Scheme Social Support Volunteers

  • Location: Glenorchy TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Are you interested in supporting older people who would benefit from companionship and social support? Do you have an interest in supporting older people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds? Are you available Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 5.00pm? We are looking for volunteers to meet with older people at least once a week or fortnight for companionship and support, including with activities such as shopping and engaging in social activities.

Salvos Activities Assistant – Barrington Lodge

  • Location: New Town TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Barrington Lodge Aged Care Centre is seeking committed and energetic volunteers to assist with the facilitation of their Leisure & Lifestyle Program. If you are looking for a lively, on-going front line volunteer role, this is the one. Full training provided. Experience in aged care or similar would be beneficial.

Social Support Assistance

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Provide a valued and rewarding service to the community by assisting clients wth shopping and community access. Our volunteers are reliable, friendly and active people who assist clients in the Launceston area. (C)