ID: 209861

Social Visitor volunteer, Residential Care Home, Seaforth [ACVVS]

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

About this opportunity

Spend time with an elderly lady living in a residential aged care home in the Seaforth area. You'll help provide companionship as well as maintain their healthy wellbeing as part of the Aged Care Volunteer Visitor Scheme.

Your impact

Volunteering as a social visitor can be a rewarding experience, both for the person you visit as well as yourself. Regular visits from volunteers can help to improve quality of life and help people feel less isolated.

HammondCare

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity and we're passionate about improving the quality of life for people in need. We have a wonderful group of volunteers that partner with us to enhance the lives of elderly people. HammondCare is an approved provider of the Aged Care Volunteer Visitor Scheme (ACVVS), funded by the Australian Government.

Further information

For more information about volunteering at HammondCare, click the apply button below and we'll give you a call.


Additional requirements

Covid-19 vaccination . National Police Certificate *.

18 years or older • National Volunteer Police Check arranged and paid for by HammondCare • Evidence of COVID-19 vaccination will be required (Two doses)

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

Ideally you'll be available one hour per week for 6-12 months or longer. We'd be happy to chat with you about a suitable day and time during the week between the hours of 9am-5pm.

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

Training is provided as well as ongoing support by a Volunteer Coordinator. We offer an extensive training program so you will be well equipped as a volunteer.