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Community Visitors Scheme

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Phone/email based service

Phone: 02 4721 7042

Fax: 02 4721 1716

Mail: PO Box 4335, Penrith NSW 2750



Description: The Community Visitors Scheme provides volunteer visitors to residents of aged care homes who are at risk of isolation from the general community. Community visitors visit at least fortnightly and provide friendship and companionship. The scheme is funded by the Department of Health and Ageing. These funds are allocated for recruitment, training and the monitoring of the volunteer visitors.

Hours: Mon-Thurs 9am–2pm

Fees: None

Contact: Co-ordinator

Area Served: Hawkesbury LGA, Penrith LGA

Keywords: Community Visiting; Older People; People with a Disability

Parent Organisation: Nepean Volunteer Services Inc

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