ID: 81731

WALKING COMPANION

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

About this opportunity

A Charity that is passionate about improving the quality of life for people in need, with a particular commitment to dementia and aged care, is seeking Volunteer Walking Companions.

Come and join a resident on a walk outside in the garden, to the duck pond, or even to the café for a cuppa. Accompanying them outdoors and spending time strolling in the sunshine helps residents to maintain their mobility and improve their overall physical and mental wellbeing.

Volunteers will need to be physically fit, wear appropriate footwear and are required to have a current Fluvax and be able to show proof of same.

Time commitment is Monday to Friday for 1 hour. You may be available one or more days per week, any time you have to give will be greatly appreciated and highly valued.

Please consider joining this special group of passionate and committed Volunteers, we would love to hear from you!


Additional requirements

Medical Check *. National Police Certificate *.

Must be over 18

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

One hour per week M-F, long term commitment preferred

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Younger volunteers, aged 14-18
Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Seniors & Aged Care
  • Sport & Physical Activity
Training

Training, orientation and ongoing support provided