HammondCare’s residential aged care home in Darlinghurst is for older people with high care needs, experiencing homelessness, or at risk of homelessness. Our Pen Pal Project has been established to give residents at Darlinghurst the opportunity to receive a card or letter once a month from a volunteer, to help brighten up their day as they read, or have read to them, your positive communications. National Criminal Check required.
Reward and satisfaction in connecting with people who have little or no contact with others, reducing their feeling of isolation and providing joy and companionship, from the comfort of your home.
HammondCare online training is provided along with ongoing support from our volunteer coordinator.
Remote role – from the volunteer’s home. Communication skills, story-telling, hand-writing or computer skills, convey caring & supportive messages. National Criminal Check required.