ID: 209359

Palliative Care and Bereavement Volunteers

Health Regular - less than 6 months Across: Berry NSW, Bulli NSW, Nowra NSW, Wollongong NSW, Milton NSW

About this opportunity

Why join? Here's how you can make a difference:

Companionship Engage in heartwarming conversations and make a real connection. Your friendly presence will brighten someone's day.

Assist with activities From reading, writing letters, social outings, playing games and sharing your unique skills, you'll turn moments into cherished memories.

Supporting Carers Be the helping hand that carers need. Provide them with much needed respite and social contact.

No patient care, just heartfelt support While our volunteers don't handle patient care, they offer something equally valuable – a listening ear and a kind spirit.

Professional and ethical standards Join a team that values privacy and confidentiality just as much as you do. Uphold the highest professional and ethical standards alongside our dedicated staff.

Now recruiting to exciting new volunteer positions:

Volunteer Bereavement Navigators Help guide and support individuals through the practical challenges that follow the loss of a loved one.

Making memories last project Help patients to leave behind memories of their life by assisting them in writing their life story, creating a memory box, or recording a biography of life events.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . Flu vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

These requirements are provided by the organisation.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Young adults, 18 - 24
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Writing & Editing
Training

Full and extensive training will be provided by our volunteer co-ordinators