Roles

Volunteer Visitor

Age Concern Tairawhiti
Companionship | Both/Flexible

Regular morning or afternoon visits to an older person in your community, for companionship & conversation.

StepOut companion/host

Presbyterian Support East Coast - Enliven
Companionship | Working Hours

Host / support over 65's group to improve strength/balance using education and exercise.

Support Staff

Gisborne Care And Craft Centre
Companionship | Both/Flexible

Assist with weekly social gathering for people who have a disability to participate in craft activities.

Companion/Buddy for Outings

Idea Services Gisborne /Wairoa
Companionship | Both/Flexible

Seeking a volunteer to be the companion of a 30yo special-needs woman for friendship activities.

Swimming Support

Idea Services Gisborne /Wairoa
Companionship | Working Hours

Supporting a young woman alongside paid staff to swim once a week at the Therapy pool at the Olympic pools. Training will be provided as required.

Gardening support

Idea Services Gisborne /Wairoa
Companionship | Working Hours

Maintaining the gardens alongside clients with disability. As required.

Caring Caller

St John - Caring Callers
Companionship | Both/Flexible
Home Based

Be a phone companion - call people who need a friend to offer support and a friendly voice over the phone

Fishing Friend

Blind Low Vision NZ.
Companionship | Both/Flexible

To support people who are blind or have low vision to go fishing. Full Blind/ Low Vision Training will be offered, including sighted guiding.