ID: 180803

50+ Chatty female English speaking volunteer for visits to elderly lady in Langwarrin

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

About this opportunity

Share your language (English) and companionship during fortnightly visits to an isolated elderly lady living in her own home.

A female 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 minimum fortnightly 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 a volunteers police check
2 contactable referees
Covid vaccinations + booster- certificate required
Flu vaccination

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

Minimum fortnightly visits for at least 12 months.

Suitable for
  • People Learning English
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Training provided

Reimbursement

Travel reimbursement available