About Participating Agencies
Benetas Community Care Eastern
Contact Name: Teresa Allen, Volunteer Coordinator, Benetas Support Office
Contact Phone: 8823 7975
Contact Email: email@example.com
Agency type Aged Services
Volunteering activities type Working with the aged, Education/tutoring/mentoring, Visiting/social support/driving
About the agency Benetas is a not-for-profit aged care provider committed to giving older people the best possible care, regardless of their financial situation, lifestyle or cultural background. It believes in building community through encouraging companionship, friendship, and activities for older people. Benetas delivers services to older people in residential settings and helps people stay in their own homes.
Volunteers Opportunities for volunteers to support older people in their own homes or at residential sites in Mooroolbark and Camberwell include:
* companionable visiting
* walking pets
* helping with group activities (conducting sing-alongs, craft, bingo)
* reading to residents, etc.
Also there may be opportunities for volunteers to be involved in research, people development, fundraising or administration.