ID: 140047

Volunteer Community Visitor Dubbo, Gilgandra, Narromine VC

Disability Services Regular - more than 6 months Dubbo NSW

About this opportunity

Are you someone who likes and wants to help people? Can you spare an hour a fortnight and make a regular commitment to volunteering? Willing to undergo National Criminal History record check?

Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) volunteers provide companionship to socially isolated residents living in home or in aged care facilities on a one to one basis or group sessions.

The Community Visitors Scheme Program Coordinator will match a volunteer with a resident of an aged care facility based on interests, hobbies, background and life experiences. The volunteer is required to visit the resident at least once a fortnight, working sensitively and positively developing a relationship with a resident. Visits should be spent doing something you both enjoy. you will volunteer at least once a fortnight.

Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

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

From as little as one hour per fortnight

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Disability Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care