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Bridges volunteer

Help people who feel socially isolated; to make more friends, and build their social community.

Bridges Volunteers are required to provide social support to reconnect socially isolated people to their community. This is done through participation in local activities, building community gardens, facilitating social outings, home visits, group activities and aiding in peer support.  

Locations are: Southport, Esk & Cardwell.

(Activities vary depending on local Communities)

Volunteers must have:

  • A genuine empathy for and understanding of vulnerable people
  • Good communication
  • Networking 'flair' 
  • Problem solving skills.