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Could you help a lonely older person to meet new people, make new friends and connect with the wider community? 

Volunteer Community Connectors support and empower clients to gain a social and support network they can connect with, independently of the volunteer. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Visiting or meeting clients regularly (usually weekly) 
  • Getting to know the client and learning about their life and interests 
  • Being proactive in researching and exploring opportunities with clients 
  • Accompanying clients to groups and activities 

We are looking for volunteers who:

  • Are compassionate, patient and caring 
  • Have a warm and friendly manner 
  • Have excellent interpersonal, communication and active listening skills  
  • Understand the importance of empowering clients and facilitating independence 

Please see the Role Profile for more details about the role

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