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Friendship Program Volunteers – ACT

Do you have 4 hours a month spare to be a friend to someone?

Compeer is an award winning volunteer program sponsored by St Vincent de Paul Society and ACT Health. Compeer is based on the simple premise that ‘friendship is a powerful medicine’

Compeer Volunteers are matched with people living in the community with a mental illness, offering friendship and social support so people can participate in a range of activities.

Social activities include low cost activities such as going to a movie, going for walks or a chat over a coffee.

Volunteer and Compeer friends meet weekly or fortnightly for a minimum of 4 hours per month.

We are seeking to recruit female volunteers aged 55 – 65 years and male volunteers aged 18 – 70 years.

Suited to willing to apply or have a WWVP Card and able to commit to a minimum of 4 hours per month.

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