Volunteer Speaking Companion

Southern Migrant and Refugee Cantre

Dandenong South, VIC

Posted 6/19/2018

We currently have a few different volunteer roles available for a speaking companion for the elderly. The focus of this program is to provide confidential one-to-one companionship and friendship to seniors who live in their own homes or in an aged care facility, and either experience, or are at risk of experiencing, social isolation.

We are currently seeking companions who speak;

  • Cantonese
  • Greek
  • Mandarin
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

 

 

Time Required

A few hours either weekly or fortnightly

Background Checks Required

Yes

To view and apply for this volunteer opportunity on the web visit:

http://www.volunteermatcher.com.au/opportunity/597