Volunteer with your pet at an aged care home

HammondCare

Caulfield, VIC

Posted 5/30/2022

Bring along your good natured pet and spend time chatting with residents at HammondCare Caulfield aged care home . You’ll see what a difference your furry friend can make.
 
As you're bringing your pet into an care environment with frail and elderly residents, we ask that your pet is
  • Calm, patient and gentle in nature
  • Up-to-date with vaccinations and treatment of worms and fleas
  • Nails should be short and blunt. Freshly cuts nails can be sharp if not filed down.
  • Dogs should be kept on a lead at all times.
 
Ideally you’ll be available one hour a week  for 12 months or longer, sometime between 9am-4pm Monday to Friday. We would be happy to discuss with you a suitable day and time each week.
 
HammondCare is an independent Christian charity, specialising in dementia care. We are passionate about improving the quality of life for people in need and we have a wonderful group of volunteers that partner with us to enhance the lives of the residents. As our volunteer you’ll receive training and on-going support. We're located at 294 Kooyoung Rd, Caulfield
 
When you submit your enquiry, please include details on why you're interested in volunteering.
Time Required

One hour per week

Background Checks Required

We will arrange a police background check for successful applicants

To view and apply for this volunteer opportunity on the web visit:

https://www.baysidevolunteering.com.au/opportunity/1742