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Found 87 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Tasmania TAS

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group Co Facilitator

Cancer Council Tasmania

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

Potential candidates would be responsible for assisting the Group Facilitator with basic administrative tasks eg attendance lists and would also be given the opportunity to facilitate the group meetings in the Facilitator's absence if this was something they felt they would like to do.

Volunteer Community Visitor - Launceston

Community Care Tasmania

  • 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)

Driver for weekend and evening social outings.

Launceston VFC Services

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

Provide a valued service to the community by driving the Launceston VFC community car. Our community car drivers are reliable, friendly, and active volunteers who transport our clients on weekend and evening social outings.

Visiting or shopping for clients

Launceston VFC Services

  • 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.

Social Support

Launceston VFC Services

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

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

Visiting or Shopping for Clients

Launceston VFC Services

  • 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)

Social Support Assistance

Launceston VFC Services

  • 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)

Mahjong Mate

Baptcare Karingal Community

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

Do you love to play Mahjong? Happy to chat and game with one of our residents? If you aren't shy of conversation and competition then this is the place for you!

Walking Companion

Baptcare Karingal Community

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

Do you love going for short walks? Love gardens? Then we have the perfect volunteer role for you....

Card Games

Baptcare Karingal Community

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

Do you love to play card games? Want to bring joy and happiness to the lives of others? If so then read on!

Volunteer Assistant/Companion for Bus Outings

Masonic Care Tasmania

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

Working in a group and with other staff members you will assist participating residents with seating in appropriate positions on the bus and in other venues in the community they may visit. You will assist in ensuring the residents safety at all times and follow the direction of the staff on the day.

Social Circles Volunteer – New Norfolk

Australian Red Cross

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

Do you have 1-2 hours a week that you could spend chatting with someone who is living at home and is socially isolated? In this role you will brighten an elderly person’s life and improve their social connectedness and wellbeing through making regular weekly social visits to them at their home. An interest in taking them out to enjoy a shared experience would be advantageous.

Food Service

Gran's Van

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

Serve food with Gran's Van to locations in Devonport, to share food with vulnerable people in the community.

Looking for a Beatles fan: male 40+

Citizen Advocacy Launceston Region Inc

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Are you a Beatles fan or do you enjoy classic rock music? Citizen Advocacy Launceston Region is seeking a mature male from Summerhill/Prospect area to spend time with a person with a disability with similar interests. If you can offer friendship and are willing to make sure someone else's life runs smoothly and their basic human rights are met, then this role is for you.

Family Programs Volunteer

CatholicCare Tasmania

  • Location: Lenah Valley TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Family Services

The CatholicCare Family Programs work with children and their families who are engaged with Child Safety Services. The CatholicCare Family Programs aim to support sustainable and safe environments for children within their family home, resulting in family preservation or family reunification. The Family Program volunteer will assist the CatholicCare Family Programs team to deliver professional support, with the aim of increasing safety for children in their family home.

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

Masonic Care Tasmania

  • 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)

Seeking a Hawks fan in the Mowbray/ Newnham area or surrounds.

Citizen Advocacy Launceston Region Inc

  • Location: Launceston TAS
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Would you like to give back to the community and make a real difference in someone else's life? Can you offer friendship and support to a man with a disability? Do you like looking out for others? Then this role is for you!

Volunteer Community Visitor - Legana

Community Care Tasmania

  • Location: Legana 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)

Volunteer Community Visitor - Longford

Community Care Tasmania

  • Location: Longford 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)

Volunteer Community Visitor - Deloraine

Community Care Tasmania

  • Location: Deloraine 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)