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Community Visitor - Portuguese - Marrickville - # 24377

  • Location: Marrickville NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Time Required

    Flexible days and hours, but a minimum of 1 hour a fortnight.

  • Suitable for
    • People Learning English
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support
    • Seniors & Aged Care
    • Translating & Interpreting
  • Training

    Initial and on-going training where necessary.

  • Requirements
    • National Police Certificate *

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

Volunteer to visit and converse with a designated resident in an aged care facility on a one-to-one basis, at least once a fortnight or a minimum of 20 visits per year. Your visit will improve their quality of life through friendship and companionship. The volunteer will need to provide a record of visits to the co-ordinator every three months and inform the co-ordinator if experiencing any difficulties or accidents. The volunteer must be able to converse fluently with the resident in their native language.


  • make new friendships
  • help brighten the day of an older member of your community