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Found 3156 volunteer opportunities with Companionship & Social Support, in Australia

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Vision Australia

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

Do you have some spare time once a month to read to a blind or low vision elderly female client at Armadale?

Vinnies Fred's Van Gawler - soup van support volunteer

St Vincent de Paul Society SA

  • Location: Gawler SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Would you like to feel like your volunteering has made a real difference? Then volunteer for Fred's Van at Gawler to help provide a meal to those at risk of homelessness and those who are marginalised in the community. Great team work engagement and fantastic feel good factor guaranteed.

Community Visitor

Link Health and Community

  • Location: Across: Mulgrave VIC, Vermont South VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Visit a social isolated resident in the Vermont and Mulgrave areas. We have many people in need of confident, friendly and understanding visitor.

Community Visitor

Link Health and Community

  • Location: Across: Mulgrave VIC, Vermont South VIC
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Community Visitors are needed to visit socially isolated people in Vermont and Mulgrave Aged Care Facilities. The aim of the Community Visitors Scheme is for volunteers to develop a friendship with a resident who have become socially isolated.

Transport Driver

MWP Care

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

Our drivers transport people to and from appointments, social engagements, & hospital making a huge difference to their lives by providing a safe one-on-one service. We are looking for driver's with a safe driving record & a desire to help people in need with a friendly, calm & competent attitude.

Community Visitors - Greek Speaking

Link Health and Community

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

Can you speak Greek!!! A Greek male Community Visitor is needed to visit a Greek man in an aged care facility located in Clayton. The aim of the Community Visitors Scheme is for volunteers to develop a friendship with a resident who has become socially isolated.

English speaking volunteer to visit elderly lady in Currimundi QLD

MiCare Ltd

  • Location: Across: Currimundi QLD, Baringa QLD, Aroona QLD, Battery Hill QLD, Caloundra QLD, Golden Beach QLD, Dicky Beach QLD, Wurtulla QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Share your smile and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an elderly lady, in an Aged Care facility in Currimundi. These volunteer visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the lives of these elders.

Danish speaking volunteer to visit elderly lady in Currimundi QLD

MiCare Ltd

  • Location: Across: Currimundi QLD, Baringa QLD, Battery Hill QLD, Caloundra QLD, Dicky Beach QLD, Golden Beach QLD, Wurtulla QLD, Buderim QLD
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

Share your language (Danish) and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an elderly lady, in an Aged Care facility in Currimundi. These volunteer visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the lives of these elders.

Escorted Shopping Assistant

MWP Care

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

You will be providing social support to our valued clients by assisting them with their desire to remain independent and active.

Men's group volunteer wanted

Baptistcare WA Limited

  • Location: Gwelup WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

We are looking for male volunteers fable to communicate/get along with aged care residents help set up and lead the men’s group activities. the group is for 4 to 5 male residents. Activities include pool table, outdoor darts, music in the background, board games and once a month put on a BBQ and help with the men's Shed.

Hairdresser who cares

St Bartholomew's

  • Location: Middle Swan WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Wheelchair Access Wheelchair Access

St Bart's is looking for a hairdresser/s to provide hair cuts for our vulnerable clients (men & women) who are at risk of or experiencing Homelessness & living with persistent mental health challenges. We are looking for someone who can make themselves available for 2- 3 hours on a monthly basis to volunteer at our Middle swan Community Recovery Village. Must be 18yrs or older.

Bingo Assistant & Money Handler

Harold Hawthorne Community Centre

  • Location: Carlisle WA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

Contribute your effective money handling skills with the Friday Bingo activity at Harold Hawthorne Community Centre. Bingo brings together a great group of aged clients who otherwise would be at risk of social isolation.

Telecross Caller - Hunter Region

Australian Red Cross

  • Location: Lambton NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services

The Telecross Volunteer Caller is responsible for making telephone calls to Red Cross clients at a prearranged time. The role also includes recording information and advising Red Cross if clients do not respond to phone calls. Calls are mode from the comfort of your own home.

Bus Driver - Trescowthick Centre, Prahran

mecwacare

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

Friendly volunteer driver required to assist in transporting our aged care residents on outings.

Community Rideshare Driver - CarPal

Hills Community Aid

  • Location: Baulkham Hills NSW
  • Commitment: One off - a few hours
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

CarPal drivers take a five minute detour from a trip they were driving anyway to offer a Ride to Sydney Hills Shut-in Seniors needing to get out and about around Sydney after they hand in their drivers licences. CarPal is a Community Rideshare initiative a bit like Uber but with a kindness dividend rather than a commercial one.

Healthy ageing assistants

Southern Cross Care SA & NT

  • Location: Across: Fannie Bay NT, Myrtle Bank SA, Huntfield Heights SA, North Plympton SA
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Seniors & Aged Care

These roles are supporting our wellness and lifestyle programs.

Home Visitor / Public Transport Assistant

PQSA - the Paraplegic and Quadriplegic Association of SA

  • Location: Semaphore SA
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Disability Services

A volunteer to assist a person with a disability to increase confidence and skills in using public transport in particular trains.

Volunteer Mentor - Inclusive Volunteering Program

Volunteering and Contact ACT

  • Location: City ACT
  • Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
  • Category: Mentoring & Advocacy

Are you interested in supporting individuals as they connect with their community through volunteering? The Inclusive Volunteering Program assists people living with a disability, or mental health condition, and refugees or migrants by finding positive, enriching and sustainable volunteering postions in the Canberra Region. Our Volunteer Mentors provide encouragement and support to our participants as our participants begin their volunteering journey

Community Visitor Scheme Volunteers who can speak various community languages

Central Bayside Community Health Services

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

Become a Volunteer Visitor with the Community Visitors Scheme and make a real difference in an older person’s life, share culture and language to meet a persons needs. As Volunteer Visitor you will visit a resident living in an Aged Care Facility or private residence to provide company and companionship to the person whom has been identified as being lonely or social isolated.

COMMUNITY VISITOR

Link Health and Community

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

Make a big difference to someone`s life! Join our Team and achieve great results for your community. Enjoy Learning!! Link HC requires community visitors to befriend socially isolated resident in the City of Monash and surrounding areas.