ID: 198704

Aged Care Volunteer Visitor - Frenchs Forest - #198704

Seniors & Aged Care Regular - more than 6 months Across: Frenchs Forest NSW, Mona Vale NSW, Warriewood NSW, Narrabeen NSW, Manly NSW, Dee Why NSW

About this opportunity

Proveda is an approved provider of the Aged Care Volunteer Visitor Scheme (ACVVS), funded by the Australian Government.

The ACVVS is a free service available for aged care residential or Home Care Package recipients who: • Are socially isolated, including if they belong to a diverse, complex vulnerability or cultural group; and • Do not have regular and reasonable frequent positive and engaged contact with friends or relatives; and • Feel isolated and lonely; and • Have frailty, mobility or communication impairment that prevents them from participating in social or leisure opportunities; • Have been approved for, or are in receipt of government residential aged care or HCP; and • do not participate in social support group services funded by a Commonwealth subsidized aged care program

Benefits

  • Provides you with a sense of purpose.

  • Provides a sense of community.

  • Helps you meet new friends.

  • Increases your social skills.

  • Improves self-esteem.

  • Teaches you valuable skills.

  • Provides job prospects.

  • Brings fun into your life.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence . National Police Certificate *.

Completion of the Proveda Volunteer Registration Form, followed by an onboarding process, which includes a free Police Check. All our volunteers must be fully COVID vaccinated.

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

It is hoped that a volunteer could commit to approximately an hour per week/fortnight, More time if you have it. as a minimum.

Suitable for
  • Families with Children
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Seniors & Aged Care
Training

Full Training is provided for all fully onboarded Proveda Volunteers