Location:Southern NSW - Bowral and Southern Highlands,Southern NSW - Other,Southern NSW - Wollongong, Illawara and South Coast,Sydney - Sutherland and Southern Suburbs
Closing:May 22, 2024
About the opportunity
We are seeking volunteers to provide social support (companionship and activity support) to aged care residents across the South Coast of NSW.
Our social support volunteers play important roles in people’s lives; keeping people connected, active and continuing to participate in the activities they love, such as bingo, card games, chess, reading, art, helping residents to use smart devices to connect with family and more.
What you need
- An interest in people and genuine interactions
- Active listening skills
- A few hours a week
- Hobbies or interests you are willing to share e.g. playing chess, knitting, reading, music, bi-lingual, drivers and others
We love learning from our volunteers so if you have a particular skill or hobby, we’d love to hear from you!
Volunteering with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Checks.