Volunteer Role Name: Home Visit Befriender (Senior Activity Centre - Woodlands)

Volunter Role Description:

  • Conduct home visits to engage them in conversations, monitor their health condition, and ensure overall well-being of seniors staying in the rental flats.

  • Report findings and observations after each home visit using a simple template that will be provided. 

  • Accompany seniors for their medical appointments (weekdays).

  • Assist or accompany seniors in various tasks they may require assistance in (e.g. grocery shopping, sorting out of letters, etc.)


Volunteer Specifications:

  • Preferably 21 years old and above.

  • Able to converse in local languages (e.g. English, Mandarin, Bahasa Melayu, Tamil) or dialects (e.g. Cantonese, Hokkien, etc.)

  • Good interpersonal skills and comfortable communicating with seniors.

  • Has volunteering experience in engaging seniors in a community setting.


No. of Volunteers Needed:

  • 4


Volunteer Site:

  • Woodlands



  • Weekdays



  • 30 Oct 2019 to 31 Mar 2020


Time Shift:

  • 0900 - 1800      


Contact Person:


Commitment Level:

  • Regular (> 3 months)


Volunteer Role Type:

  • Befriending & Mentoring


Registration Closing Date:

  • 31 Mar 2020