ID: 104760

Community Visitor Volunteer (Wayville Area) - CVS

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Wayville SA

About this opportunity

Do you value our older generation? Older, frail people living in Aged Care Facilities can experience social isolation and one to one social visits offering friendship & chats or sharing a common interest, can make a real difference.

Can you spare just an hour a week or fortnight?

The Community Visitors Scheme is a federal government initiative aimed at strengthening links between people living in aged care and their local communities.

A rewarding & valuable volunteer role.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

Undergoing a Police check is mandatory.

Other useful skills are good listening and communication skills, being empathetic and non-judgemental.

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

Minimum of half an hour per fortnight, any day during working hours

Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

One on one induction and then varied and ongoing training opportunities

Reimbursement

Travel reimbursements