About the Activity

To work alongside staff to support and befriend vulnerable elderly with chronic diseases, through assessment, befriending and activities to prevent social isolation and promote active ageing.

* In view of the COVID-19 situation, we would require volunteers to come into the office to help make phone calls to these seniors when home visit is not feasible. When the situation improves, these volunteers may consider volunteering with the programme with home visits to beneficiary's home in Kembangan

Volunteer Positions

Befriender

Skills required: Other Skills, No Specific Skills Required Suitable for: First Timers, Seniors, Open to All, Family Friendly, Organisation or Groups Min. age: 25
More Than Friends is a befriending programme which targets at befriending seniors who have chronic illnesses.

Requirements:
- At least 25 years old
- Passionate about working with seniors to promote active ageing
- No dust allergy
- Positive, patient and willing to lend a listening ear
- Ability to converse in basic Mandarin and dialects would be an advantage
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SUPPORTED CAUSES
Community
Disability
Elderly
Social Service
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