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Volunteer opportunities - Volunteer Community Visitor in an Aged Care Facility- Brisbane metro area

Volunteer Community Visitor in an Aged Care Facility- Brisbane metro area

Apply now Role no: 493878
Availability: Business hours, Mornings
Time involved: 1 hour per fortnight
Location: Brisbane, Regional QLD

  • Flexible opportunity (weekdays and weekends)
  • One visit for at least one hour per fortnight
  • 12 month commitment to give participant consistency of relationship

The program

Having good social connections are essential for all aspects of health, especially as we age. Red Cross supports older people who live alone or who have few social connections and people with disabilities.

Red Cross social connection programs match those who are not in regular social contact with people with a caring and friendly volunteer. Within Brisbane volunteers are matched to one resident living in an aged care facility that receives very few, if any visitors.

The opportunity

This role suits someone over the age of 18 who is a good listener and can commit to one hour a fortnight for a social visit to someone living in an aged care facility.

The impact

As a Community Visitor volunteer, you’ll brighten the life of someone suffering vulnerability by offering them company and friendship. Red Cross will ensure you have training, ongoing support and access to other opportunities within the World’s largest humanitarian network.

For more information, please see the volunteer role description or contact 1300 885 698.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Download File VRD Community Visitor.pdf

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