Role ID

2797

Role Description

Contribute to the independence of people living at home who are experiencing social isolation by making a social phone call. Telechat provides a regular call to people who would benefit from a social chat. Volunteers call participants at an agreed time, generally once a week and are matched with clients based on their interests and hobbies. Calls are approximately 30-45 minutes in length.

Benefits

Enjoy the rich life experiences of an older person in the community and share surprising things you may have in common. Feel the good vibes from enhancing an older person’s day.

Training

Training, supervision and ongoing support are provided to all volunteers.

Role Availability

Monday

Available

Tuesday

Available

Wednesday

Available

Thursday

Available

Friday

Available

Saturday-Sunday

Additional Information

8am - 3pm. Day and time negotiable.