ID: 163422

Chatty volunteer to visit elderly woman living in her own home in Mill Park

Covid-19 Regular - more than 6 months Mill Park VIC

About this opportunity

Share your language English and companionship during fortnightly friendly visits with an isolated elderly lady living in her own home.

A volunteer fluent in English is requested for this role.

Visits may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference in the life of this resident - reducing social isolation and improving well-being.

We ask volunteers to commit to weekly visits for at least 12 months, however this is an ongoing role & we hope to support your friendship for as long as possible.

Volunteers receive training, orientation, ongoing support, travel reimbursement and quarterly invitations to meetings together with other visiting volunteers.

To find out more please 'express interest' below and we will phone you.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

MiCare pays for police check
2 contactable referees
Flu Vaccination
COVID vaccinations + Booster - certificate required

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

Minimum fortnightly visits for at least 12 months.

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

1 hour

Reimbursement

Fuel reimbursement