Are you someone who likes and wants to help people? Can you spare an hour a fortnight and make a regular commitment to volunteering? Willing to undergo National Criminal History record check?
Community Visitors Scheme (CVS) volunteers provide companionship to socially isolated residents living in home or in aged care facilities on a one to one basis or group sessions.
The Community Visitors Scheme Program Coordinator will match a volunteer with a resident of an aged care facility based on interests, hobbies, background and life experiences. The volunteer is required to visit the resident at least once a fortnight, working sensitively and positively developing a relationship with a resident. Visits should be spent doing something you both enjoy. you will volunteer at least once a fortnight..