ID: 160500

Community Visitor

Human Rights Regular - more than 6 months Adelaide SA

About this opportunity

~ Do you want to make a difference in the lives of people with a mental illness or disability? ~ Are you interested in a volunteering opportunity that is a statutory three year appointment by the Governor and also personally challenging and rewarding? ~ Do you know someone who you think would be interested in this role? ~ People with lived experience of mental illness or disability are encouraged to apply.

The Community Visitor Scheme is seeking volunteers who are passionate about protecting the rights of people with a mental illness or disability and improving the care and treatment provided to them.

The Community Visitor Scheme is your opportunity to provide much needed support and advocacy to people with a mental illness or disability. Relevant training and ongoing support, including financial support, is provided to all volunteers appointed to the role.

Opportunities available in all areas of metropolitan Adelaide.

Additional requirements

Others . Working with Children Check *.

~ No formal qualifications required.
~ Disability Services Check Screening.
~ Working with Children Check Screening.
~ Good communication skills.
~ A desire to help individuals through advocacy.
~ Dedication to improving services.

Please visit our website to apply.

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

2-3 hours per visit. At least 2-3 visits per month, however as many visits as available.

Type of work
  • Disability Support