Found 183 Companionship & Social Support volunteering opportunities in Australia

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  1. Volunteer Companion - Arcare Parkwood QLD

    Are you someone who enjoys a chat over a cuppa? We have opportunities for volunteers to bring companionship to residents, on weekdays, evenings or weekends. Our friendly Lifestyle team will be there to guide you and provide training for interacting with residents. It is our hope that as a volunteer, you'll feel part of the Arcare community.

    Seniors & Aged Care
    Any Duration
    Arundel QLD
  2. Volunteer Carer Connect

    Volunteer Carer Connect is a QLD COVID-19 initiative, where volunteers are matched with carers, who have been experiencing increased isolation, loneliness, anxiety and decreased well-being during the Covid-19 pandemic. Aiming to improve social connections of carers.

    Regular - less than 6 months
    Kingston QLD
  3. Volunteer Community Health Worker

    Community Health Workers will primarily be working out in the community to spread awareness about rare genetic diseases and neuropsychological disorder. CHW will work closely with the team to educate and spread awareness about health.

    Regular - less than 6 months
    Across: Perth WA, Melbourne VIC, Darwin NT, Canberra ACT, Brisbane Adelaide Street QLD, Sydney NSW
  4. Volunteer at Starlight's Darwin Star Ball 2021!

    The Star Ball is an annual signature fundraising event, arranged by the Star Ball Darwin Committee, raising funds for Starlight programs in the Northern Territory including our outreach programs and brand new Starlight Express Room. Your help is needed to make this year's Star Ball our best ever! We are looking for energetic and positive volunteers to assist in the success of this event.

    Family Services
    One off - an event
    Darwin NT
  5. Community Lunch Volunteers

    Kyneton Community House offers lunch for the community on Wednesdays during school terms, and are seeking volunteers to help with cooking, and handing out take-away meals from the Kyneton Community House location. We're looking for motivated people committed to supporting the community. Pre-COVID-19, we operated sit-down lunches from the Kyneton Mechanics Institute a during 'better times', we are hopeful we will once again be able to offer this service. But for now, it is take-away only.

    Community Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Kyneton VIC
  6. Pet Therapy

    Become a volunteer and bring your good natured and well trained pets to visit our residents. We have 3 separate areas and are looking for someone who is able to visit on a weekly basis.

    Seniors & Aged Care
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Across: Forest Hill VIC, Camberwell VIC, Hawthorn VIC, Box Hill VIC, Preston VIC
  7. Hands on Help in the Home - assist parents to care for their babies & toddlers

    Do you love babies and want to help improve the lives of multiple birth families? Multiple Birth Volunteer Support (MBVS) are seeking volunteers to help improve the lives of multiple birth families. You will assist by providing practical hands-on help for families with newborn twins, triplets or more.

    Family Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Melbourne VIC
  8. Meet & Greet Volunteer

    Castlemaine Community House is seeking an enthusiastic, friendly volunteer to help us stay open to the community during COVID restrictions. If you are happy to help others navigate the new safety rules, and enjoy welcoming people into the heart of the community, then we want to hear from you.

    Community Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Castlemaine VIC
  9. Friend Line Phone Volunteer

    FriendLine is a free phone service for those experiencing loneliness or social isolation. FriendLine operates 10.00am to 8.00pm 7 days a week and volunteers are needed to contribute 2 hours per fortnight (or more if you like). Our volunteers don't need any special qualifications, just an interest in talking to a broad range of people and desire to help people feel more connected.

    Community Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Melbourne VIC
  10. Community Visitor

    Lifeline Harbour to Hawkesbury is looking for volunteers to join our Community Visitors Scheme (CVS), a program that enhances social connections for recipients in aged-care facilities. The aim of CVS is to provide companionship to those most vulnerable to loneliness and enrich their quality of life.

    Community Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Across: Berowra NSW, Gordon NSW, Mount Kuring-gai NSW, St Ives NSW, Epping NSW, Lane Cove NSW, Hornsby NSW, Pennant Hills NSW
  11. Presenters/ Actors for presenting on Health issues

    We are a charity organisation that is committed to driving holistic wellness. Our philosophy is, a healthy mind is the foundation to a healthy body. To achieve this, we are working on documentaries and video production including health and general well-being video production. We are seeking Actors/ Presenters interested to volunteer for the organisation (MFL) for informative video production on mental health related issues.

    Regular - less than 6 months
    New South Wales NSW
  12. Street-Smart Project Volunteer

    We are looking for volunteers to engage with young people aged 15 - 24 years, as part of the Street-Smart Project. You will be working under the direction of our Outreach Workers in supporting young people and assisting with different events and activities. Would suit someone interested in or currently studying Social Work or Youth Work or a related field, or someone who has a genuine interest in providing peer-to-peer support.

    Young People
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Across: Hurstville NSW, Rockdale NSW, Kogarah NSW
  13. Food Hamper Delivery Driver

    This volunteering position is for drivers to deliver food hampers to people who have mobility or transport limitations, Theodora's Cheerful Givers is a not-for-profit charity that provides emergency food relief to families and individuals who are enduring severe financial hardship in the local area - Frankston and surrounding suburbs.

    Community Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Seaford VIC
  14. Group Leader Assistant in Social Groups

    Group Leader Assistant provides support to the Group Leader. Spectrum Space is a not for profit organisation that runs programs for children to young adults with autism, with experienced professionals. At each of these programs, we require a Group Leader Assistant to help with supervision and social interaction.

    Disability Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Marangaroo WA
  15. Family Support Group Peer Facilitator/Co-Facilitator

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    Drug & Alcohol Services
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Across: Carnegie VIC, Sunshine VIC, Knox City Centre VIC, Coburg VIC, Ringwood VIC, Werribee VIC
  16. Residential Aged Care - Concierge Volunteer, Sinnamon Park

    Our residential aged care community at Sinnamon Park is seeking volunteers to assist in welcoming visitors to our aged care communities. This is a concierge type role where volunteers welcome visitors to the aged care community and provide them with relevant information.

    Seniors & Aged Care
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Sinnamon Park QLD
  17. Citizen Advocate - West Ryde, # 151867

    Make a real difference to the life of an isolated person with intellectual disability this role can be done safely within COVID guidelines.

    Mentoring & Advocacy
    Regular - less than 6 months
    West Ryde NSW
  18. Volunteering at Scalabrini - Various locations - #157887

    Be part of our caring community and create a sense of home and family for our residents

    Seniors & Aged Care
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Drummoyne NSW, Allambie Heights NSW, Austral NSW, Bexley NSW, Chipping Norton NSW, Yoogali NSW
  19. Concierge Volunteers inside the new Emergency Department The Children's Hospital Westmead - #160784

    Volunteers assist in many areas of the Children's Hospital at Westmead's new Critical Services Building, relieving the pressure on staff by keeping patients entertained with different activities or just by having a chat with them and their families.

    Regular - less than 6 months
    Westmead NSW
  20. House Parent

    An unique opportunity has arisen for suitable house parent(s) for a live in position at our Homestead at Meelon, WA. The successful candidate will have a calling to work in local missions with vulnerable youth and their families in a family style, Christian, farm based recovery program situated just 25 minutes south east of Mandurah.

    Young People
    Regular - less than 6 months
    Meelon WA