Age Concern

Age Concern Hamilton provide information and services which empower older people to make their own choices and decisions. We provide regular learning opportunities with workshops, seminars and education programmes, serving the Needs of Older People. Our services consist of Accredited Visiting Service, Shopping Service, Fieldworkers - providing support, advocacy and assistance to older people in the community, Elder Abuse & Neglect Prevention - dealing with concerns surrounding abuse of an older persons be it physical, mental, emotional, financial or verbal, Education - seminars, presentations to groups and projects involving the exchange of ideas and skills between generations, workshops dealing with changes that come with age and health Promotion and training - which includes training resthome staff, health professionals and other agencies.

Available Roles:
Befriender/Companion - Cambridge

Age Concern
Companionship | Both/Flexible | Cambridge

To engage and interact with an older person.

Volunteer Shopper - Regional

Age Concern
Social Support | Working Hours | Te Aroha, Te Awamutu, Paeroa, Thames, Putaruru, Tokoroa, Cambridge

Assist an older person with their shopping on a fortnightly basis - a simple task making a big difference!

Befriender - Companion

Age Concern
Companionship | Working Hours | Hamilton

In this role volunteers engage in social interaction with an older person.