ID: 182239

Social Support - Community Visitor in Lismore

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Lismore NSW

About this opportunity

**We have immediate opportunities for Community Visitors! ** As a community visitor volunteer you can help build companionship for older people. Volunteers will be suitably matched with an older person living in residential aged care or who live at home under an approved Home Care package.

Volunteers will required to visit an older person for a minimum of 1 hour per fortnight. Visits can be done face to face, via phone or zoom!

The volunteer tasks that you may be involved in include: 

  • companionship, social engagement and conversation

  • having a cup of tea together

  • reading or listening to music

  • playing board games

Volunteers must be over the age of 18, will need to undertake a police check, and show proof of COVID-19 and Infuenza vaccine.

Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

Infuenza vaccine

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

a minimum of 1 Hour per fortnight, or 1 hour per week

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care