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Companion

  • Location: Woodridge QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care
  • Time Required

    A few hours each day

  • Suitable for
    • Centrelink Volunteers
    • People Learning English
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Travelling Volunteers
    • Work Experience
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Training

    All Volunteers are provided induction training that includes understanding Lutheran Services Code of Conduct and what your and the residents rights are.

  • Reimbursement

    Lunch is provided if you are on duty for more than four hours. There is no cost to volunteers when they go on bus trips with the residents.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

    * May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.

Companion Volunteers need know experience or skills other than the ability to listen and be empathetic. Companions provide enormous comfort and enjoyment for our residents whether its going on a bus trip, reading a book, playing a game or completing a jig saw or just having a good chin wag.

You will be welcomed by a dedicated team of staff who have the residents best interests at heart.

We are looking for volunteers to be available on weekends and early evenings.


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