Red Cross Volunteer Transport Drivers help older people who have no other means of transport to and from non-urgent medical appointments and social engagements.
As a Red Cross Transport Volunteer, you’ll be helping these people get to important appointments but also have a nice chat to brighten their day. Your support and assistance can make all the difference in the lives of those people who need it most, and we're sure that you'll enjoy it too!
Check the Red Cross website to see if any volunteer roles are available in the Transport Driver programs. www.redcross.org.au/get-involved/connect/volunteer
Or give the Volunteer Hub a call if you are interested 1800 833 489.
Volunteer role opportunities
This role suits someone over the age of 18, with a full Australian drivers license and someone who enjoys talking with elderly people.
Volunteers need to be available for 1 shift a week (8am-4pm) weekdays. This role requires a 12 month commitment and the program allows for time off due to holidays and study requirements.
These volunteer roles are part of a formally funded program and applicants will need to complete an online application, complete any necessary compliance checks and training before commencing in the role.