ID: 163691

English speaking volunteer to visit Albanian elderly man in Clayton

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Clayton VIC

About this opportunity

Bring a smile and cheer up this elderly Albanian man living in Clayton. Time may be spent talking or sharing in a simple leisure activity together. Your regular visits can make a real and positive difference to her life - reducing social isolation and improving well-being.

We ask volunteers to commit to weekly phone calls/visits for at least 6 months, however this is an ongoing role & we hope to support your friendship for as long as possible.

Volunteers receive training, orientation and ongoing support.


Additional requirements

MiCare pays for a volunteers police check
2 contactable referees

Time Required

Minimum fortnightly visits for a minimum of 6months

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

1 hour orientation training and ongoing support

Reimbursement

A small travel reimbursement is provided