Social Support Volunteering

IMPROVING SOCIAL CONNECTIONS

Isolation is sadly increasing at a rapid rate within the elderly community, which means we are searching for enthusiastic volunteers to accompany clients to feel supported whilst undertaking social activities. Social Activities include activities such as assisting clients to complete their shopping, attend medical appointment, and even accompanying the social trip events such as lunches, river cruises and visits to museums.

Within this team you will have the opportunity to interact with a wide range of individuals within the aging community and accompany them to undertake social activities and social trips.

Skills required for this role:   Friendly, enthusiastic, passionate about assisting the aging community to undertake social activities, patient, able to communicate with a varying demographic and enthusiastic about enabling the aging community to remain social!

Within this team you will have the opportunity to not only accompany clients to get out and about whilst also build a special friendship. The best part about being apart of this team is that you get to enjoy all the fun with them!

All volunteers are supported by staff and management where your skills will be valued and appreciated.

Days:  Monday - Friday
Hours:  various hours between 8am - 4pm
Location:  Brisbane, Bundaberg, Maryborough

All volunteers must be over 18 and must have their COVID Booster vaccination.