Opportunities in Toa Payoh

Elderly Befriender/Mentoring/Medical & Non medical escorts (Malay and Tamil speaking)

Care Corner

Volunteer Role Description

  • Will need to conduct home visits/Medical Escort

  • Ad-Hoc activities: non-medical escorts services

Volunteer Specifications

  • Age: 17 and above

  • Gender: Both

  • Experience: Basic befriending skills. Comfortable speaking to Seniors. Committed and has accountability (i.e. respond timely back caseworker)

  • Skills: Basic literacy - writing

  • Fluent in Tamil / Malay (No certification required)

Regular (>3 months)

Weekdays
Minimum service: 1 - 2 times per month. (1 hours per session, exclude travelling to and fro)
At least 1 training before commencing session.

Toa Payoh, Potong Pasir, Upper Macpherson

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8 Volunteers Needed

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Adeline Tan
81285004
Adelinetangg@carecorner.org.sg

Neighbour Cares

Volunteer Centre @ Toa Payoh

Volunteer Role Description:

  • To eyeball isolated seniors and ensure their safety (5 units on a weekly or fortnightly basis)

  • Report findings and observations after each home visit using a simple form

Volunteer Specifications:

  • Good interpersonal skills and comfortable communicating with seniors.

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

  • Preferably stays near or in Toa Payoh

Able to commit once a week (Subject to volunteer's availability)
Able to commit for training session

Weekdays
Weekends

Toa Payoh

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Any No. of Volunteers

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Cheong Jun Jie
Contact: 9113 6083
Email: cheongjunjie@carecorner.org.sg

Surveyor for Community Needs Assessment

Care Corner

Volunteer Role Description

  • Door knocking to seniors staying within the targeted block to do a short survey on the needs and strength of seniors.

Volunteer Specifications

  • Age: 18 and above

  • Gender: Both

  • Experience: For 18 to 21 years old preferably gerontology and/or social work trained.

  • Skills: Basic literacy - writing and/or read, able to use phone/tablet to fill up forms, able to engage basic conversation with seniors.

  • Minimum service: Preferably to be able to volunteer At least 2-3 times after training

  • At least 1 training before commencing field work.

  • Language: English/Mandarin/Malay/Tamil/Dialects

Project Basis
Weekday Availability (8.30am - 6pm)
Weekend Availability (9 am - 1pm)

Weekdays and Weekends

Toa Payoh

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20 Volunteers Needed

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Adeline Tan
81285004
adelinetangg@carecorner.org.sg