People volunteer for many different reasons, but one thing that unites them is that they find it rewarding, challenging and varied. Being a volunteer enables you to share your skills and experience in a way that benefits others, as well as offering the opportunity to develop new skills through hands-on experience.
When you volunteer at Eldercare you join a team of dedicated staff and volunteers. Volunteering really does make a difference; there are opportunities for everyone and you never stop learning!
We need people who reflect our communities - all ages, backgrounds and cultures! Everyone has their own skills and life experience. As a volunteer what you have to offer is vital in enhancing the lives and the well-being of residents.
For many people, the best thing about volunteering for Eldercare is getting to meet a wide range of people and make new friends. At Eldercare there is a real team spirit. where we aim to provide a supportive environment to make sure that you get the most out of your time with us.
Volunteering should be mutually beneficial – we’ll do our best to find a role that best suits your interests, your skills and your time. Some roles are more flexible than others - there are many possibilities ranging from a weekly commitment to more periodic visits for special events.
By volunteering you’ll be:
Above all, it’s a chance to make a real difference! As a not-for-profit organisation, Eldercare welcomes the involvement of volunteers from the community.
By volunteering for Eldercare, you’ll be playing an active part in improving the lives of older Australians.