Activity Group Assistant
Our Orewa Activity Group is looking for a volunteer/s to help out twice a week, over a 7 week period. The group meets on a Wednesday from 1.30pm to 3pm and on a Friday afternoon at the same time. Volunteers arrive half an hour earlier to help with setting up and stay after the group to pack up.
The group is a fun blend of activities ranging from physical games to more crafty hands on activities. The role will require the volunteer to support the clients, help out organising activities and participating if needed. We would love your help!
Dementia Auckland supports people with dementia and their family/whanau through a range of services across the greater Auckland region. We believe that with the most up to date support programmes, improved environments, and connections to community, people affected by dementia can continue to live an enriching and enjoyable life.
Good level of English, excellent people skills, able to show compassion, empathy and kindness. Able to commit for the duration of the group (7 weeks) Opportunities to remain in the volunteer team to assist with other group activities.
5-6 hours approximately per week - Wednesday and Friday afternoons from 1pm to 15.30.
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.