Circle of Men - Circle of Men Volunteer

Circle of Men Inc. aim to create an environment for the well-being of men living in aged care facilities. Circle of Men members visit local aged care facilities regularly to provide elderly men with an opportunity to get together and talk. This provides social connections and aims to help prevent loneliness & social isolation. 

Their mission is to provide a safe environment where elderly men feel safe and supported. Circle of Men invite interested local men to come and see what it's all about. 

Volunteer attributes:

  • friendly and welcoming personality
  • sociable and a good listener
  • able to provide companionship, conversation & social connection
  • happy to work as part of a team

Successful volunteers will need to:

  • be available, on a weekly or fortnightly basis, for around 90 minutes for meetings and visits (visits take place between Monday to Friday before or after lunch)
  • be 18 or over
  • willing to obtain a National Police Check after a trial period (Circle of Men Inc. will assist with this)
  • have current COVID-19 vaccinations
  • have current Flu vaccination

Circle of Men Inc. will provide volunteers with ‘on the job’ mentoring & external training will be provided if required. 

This role is open to men of all abilities.