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Found 523 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Victoria VIC

Fishing Support Officer - Melbourne

Fishability and Fishcare Victoria

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

As a volunteer in this program, you will help support children, communities, and people living with a disability experience the fun of fishing by - providing practical support - assisting with bait and tackle - showing awareness of Victorian fishing rules and regulations - supporting and encouraging participants.

Join our "Volunteering from Home" Program

Arcare Melbourne

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

We're looking for remarkable individuals, couples and families, to become part of the Arcare Brighton community. In the current environment, there is a temporary hold on volunteers coming into residences, so we invite you to join us by "Volunteering from Home". There is a great need for volunteers to bring emotional support to residents, by providing a supportive phone call, writing letters or preparing written material they would enjoy reading.

Social Support - Age Care Facility

Mercy Place Rice Village

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

Can you contribute by participating in the afternoon activities one of 3 different small groups of approximately 4 residents? Sit with high care residents and assist with simple crosswords or quiz games, or have a sing a long with a karaoke dvd playing, chat about knitting and cooking whilst reminiscing.

Gardening Assistant

Mercy Place Rice Village

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

If you are comfortable working outside and you're a keen gardener, please get in touch. We are seeking support for ongoing maintenance in the garden area at our residential care facility.

Mature age female volunteer for chatty, intelligent, interesting elderly man in Noble Park

MiCare Ltd

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

Micare is looking for a mature age female volunteer that loves to be with people to provide social support and positive interactions on a regular basis. Share your smile and companionship with this elderly man in Noble Park who loves to chat about art and life!

After-Hours Group Connection Support for Telephone Program

Vision Australia

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

Connect telephone calls for participants of different telephone groups. These groups run for socially and demographically isolated people all across Australia. We cover all topics of interest and this valuable service is absolutely free! Make a difference in people's lives by connecting them together! You would not be running the groups but making the initial connection. This role can be performed remotely.

Telelink- Telephone Conference Facilitator

Vision Australia

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

Telelink is a regular on going telephone based group program that is delivered via teleconference. It provides social and peer support, special interest and recreation activities.

Children's Hospital Volunteer - Radio Lollipop Melbourne

Radio Lollipop Melbourne

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

Radio Lollipop are currently seeking expressions of interest from those who are interested in making a difference to a young person's day by bringing care, comfort, play and entertainment to sick children in hospital.

Volunteer Activities Assistant

Churches of Christ in Qld

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

We are looking for a fun, easy going person with good people skills to help our elderly residents participate in the day's activity program. These activities can range from board games to physical exercises. Part of your volunteer role will include helping to set up and pack away activities. Engaging with residents on a 1 on 1 basis and encouraging them to participate.

Live-In Mentor (Lead Tenant)

Anglicare Victoria

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

The Live-In Mentor’s role is to live at the designated property with a young person aged 16-18 and provide direction, encouragement and support within the household. Live-In Mentors are required to act as positive role models and assist the young people in the house to develop independent living skills.

Centre Helper

Avalon Centre Inc-BVRC

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

To accompany, support and interact in a unique Centre that caters for disadvantaged, disabled and/or people requiring support. Do you like being valued and appreciated? If you just have a few hours to spare, volunteer today and make a difference to someone else.

Volunteer visitor for LGBTI older people

Switchboard Victoria

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

We’re looking to recruit a kind and reliable gay or bisexual man to volunteer to spend time with older members of our LGBTI community for social catch ups once a fortnight locally in Ballarat. No experience needed, all training and ongoing support provided. Please note this oppportunity will begin with phone calls / mail or email contact at the beginning, then transform to in person visits when safe to do so under coronavirus.

Chatty Female volunteer to visit elderly lady in Patterson Lakes, loves Opera and classical music

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your smile and companionship during weekly friendly visits with an isolated elderly lady living in Patterson Lakes. A female is requested Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays. Clear English, no accent requested as hard of hearing. Opera lover, classical music fan preferred!

Community Lunch Volunteers

Kyneton Community House

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

Kyneton Community House offers lunch for the community on Wednesdays, and are seeking volunteers to help with cooking, serving, setting up chairs and tables, and cleaning. We're looking for motivated people committed to supporting the community.

Dutch speaking volunteer to visit Dutch elderly lady in Mt Eliza

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your language (Dutch) and companionship during weekly or fortnightly friendly visits with an isolated Dutch elderly lady living in Aged Care in Mt Eliza.

Concierge Volunteer - Screening Visitors at Aged Care Home

HammondCare Australia

  • Location: Caulfield VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Covid-19

As a Concierge Volunteer you'll be welcoming and screening visitors at the HammondCare Caulfield residential aged care home during the current Covid19 pandemic.

Greek speaking volunteer to visit cheerful elderly Greek man (can speak some English) in Frankston

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your language (Greek), your smile and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an elderly man in Frankston. A mature female volunteer is requested for this role as he feels ladies are chattier! He is very easy to talk to! Visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together, such as talking, cooking or meeting at a coffee shop. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the life of this elder.

Greek speaking female volunteer for elderly Greek lady in Ormond

MiCare Ltd

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

Micare is looking for a female volunteer that loves to be with people to provide social support and positive interactions on a regular basis. Share your smile and language (Greek) with this elderly lady in Ormond.

Greek speaking volunteer to visit elderly Greek lady in Endeavour Hills

MiCare Ltd

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

Share your language (Greek), your smile and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an elderly lady in Endeavour Hills. Visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together, such as talking, or playing a game 'trouble' or cards. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the life of this elder.