ID: 155718

Advocare Community Visitor Volunteers - Male Volunteers required - Yokine

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Yokine WA

About this opportunity

Advocare Incorporated (Advocare) is an independent, community based, not for profit organisation that supports and protects the rights of older people in Western Australia through information, advocacy and education. Advocare enables older people to make informed choices, understand their rights, resolve issues with aged care services, and access appropriate support and assistance. Advocare volunteers assist in providing the Advocare Community Visitors Scheme to older people living in Residential Aged Care facilities or receiving a Home Care Package. Volunteers engage in one on one visits to people who are socially isolated or experiencing loneliness and whose quality of life would be improved by positive engagement and companionship.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *.

Advocare will cover the cost of your National Volunteer Police Check.
Current flu vaccination required.
Weekly visits.

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

1 hour per week (minimum)

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

Volunteering Induction and Training will be provided as part of the role

Reimbursement

Reimbursement payment is offered per visit