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Found 880 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Victoria VIC

Social & Shopping Companion and Driver

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

Our vision impaired client is looking for a shopping companion to assist with the weekly shopping trip or for a coffee. Do you have a few hours to spare, like shopping and would like to make a difference in your community? If this sounds like you contact us today!

Volunteer Administration Clerks Wanted

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

Administration and clerical work is always needed at a large organization such as ours. There are a wide variety of different types of activities to take part in. Some activities are restricted to our full-time staff only, but there are plenty of things that casual volunteers can help on too!

Olive Way Kitchen assistant

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

Olive Way (an outreach of Brunswick Uniting Church) is primarily about hospitality and welcome. As food is the key ingredient to most hospitality events, Olive Way provides food through healthy snacks, fruit and veg, toasted sandwiches, and tea and coffee, as a means of demonstrating and creating a welcoming space. The kitchen assistant will be responsible for assisting in the preparation and presentation of the food and drink, and maintaining the cleanliness of the serving area.

Children's activities group helpers - especially males

  • Location: Doncaster East VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Young People
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

If would like to join in the fun at Manningham Salvation Army, help out at our Child Safe Children's activity program, called Kidzone, providing support, to fully participate in the operation of the program and provide mentoring to the children and their parents. We especially require males to join our children's program team.

Bus Driver

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

Regis Dandenong North requires Bus Drivers to assist with local drives in the local Melbourne area for the care recipients each Tuesday

Friendly Visitor

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

Participants are required to provided friendly visiting support to clients, with the aim of enriching the lives of residents of aged care homes.

Art and craft volunteers with HammondCare Caulfield

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

Share your love of the arts, from drawing, painting, sculpture, sketching, photography, scrapbooking or colouring in. Inspire a small group or individual elderly residents at HammondCare in Caulfield.

Pallative Care Roles

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

Volunteers are required by this health care provider to assist with offering a combination of care and practical support for palliative care patients and neurological ward patients.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Italian Friendly Visitor

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

Would you like to visit an older person living in their own home to make a real difference in their life? We have a lovely 80 yr old man in Scoresby who would benefit from your friendship. He would enjoy a mature aged visitor who can relate to Italian culture, speak English or Italian. He likes cars, gardening and boxing. You can take him out for social outings for a cuppa and chat weekly or FN. Contact us to learn more about this great opportunity and other opportunities across Victoria.

Life in Community Program Volunteer

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

The role of the volunteers will be to facilitate the development of social connections and encourage the support of other community members to be inclusive. Volunteers will support participants or family members to link in with a range of social and community networks.

Driver - Physiomoves program (6860)

  • Location: Hawthorn VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Other
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

Can you help us transport our clients from their home and back to participate in our Physiomoves program? You will need to be able to drive and have a car with comprehensive insurance. Our participants are men, mainly older than 60 years who live in the Hawthorn area.

Knox Senior Safety Register Volunteer Assistant - Bridges

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

Duties: • Telephone clients as part of a regular monthly call roster or more frequently as required. • During the short call check on the participant’s welfare and forward any relevant or current information updates eg. scams/health in heatwaves • Report any issues or concerns to the KSSR Coordinator • If requested by participant act as a referral and resource point • If a call is not answered in the rostered session enter clients details in call back register to be followed up over the next t

One-to-One Activity Companions for an adult with a disability

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

The Bridge is a disability support service in Dandenong and Casey. Our participants have intellectual and physical disabilities. Many active and interested participants just need a friendly and supportive companion to meet them at an independent activity to enable it to happen.

Multiple Positions

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

Have some fun whilst sorting and checking donated items - being able to make up special packs for vulnerable children/families in our community.

Social Support (Companion) in Aged Care Residential - Mornington

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

mecwacare has an opportunity for a long-term volunteer to become a companion to one of our aged care residents in Mornington, whilst also providing valued social support.

Social Support (Reading Group) in Aged Care Residential - Mornington

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

Do you love to read? mecwacare is seeking a long-term volunteer to assist with a reading group and provide valued social support to our aged care residents in Mornington.

Social Support Aged Care - Traralgon

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

Make a positive impact on the lives of our elderly in aged care! mecwacare requires volunteers to connect with our residents through conversation, activities or exercise.

Social Support (Men's Group) in Residential Aged Care - Hopper's Crossing

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

mecwacare has an opportunity for a long-term volunteer to take part in and organise a men's group, whilst providing valued social support to our aged care residents in Hopper's Crossing.