ID: 157080

Volunteer Street Outreach/Homeless Support Worker - Mackay

Homeless Regular - less than 6 months Queensland QLD

About this opportunity

The Street Outreach Service operates on a Thursday morning in Mackay. Providing harm minimisation, support, information, referrals and crisis intervention to individuals who may be homeless on the streets or otherwise at risk.

The service is staffed by trained volunteers and provide drinks and snacks, emotional support where required, transport where young people are otherwise at risk, information on a wide range of issues and available services, information on issues regarding health, social or lifestyle issues, alcohol and other drugs and referrals and connections to other professional agencies.

Additional requirements

Others . Working with Children Check *.

Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination or an approved Medical Exemption

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Counselling & Help Line
  • Food Preparation & Service