BAYSIDE COMMUNITY INFORMATION DIRECTORY

Bankstown Community Visitors Scheme

Phone: 02 9793 8249; 0420 876 629

Location: 72 Kitchener Pde, Bankstown NSW 2200

Mail: PO Box 250, Bankstown NSW 1885

Email:

Description: The scheme provides regular volunteer visitors to isolated residents of selected hostels/nursing homes. Visitors see the same resident each visit. Visits need to be at least 2 hours per fortnight.

Hours: Office Mon 9am-4:30pm

Fees: No fees

Contact: Ms Selina Rogan (Coordinator) 0420 876 629; Office 02 9793 8249 (Mondays only)

Referral: Anyone can make a referral but the care recipient need to fit the criteria based on an assessment from the aged care provider.

Area Served: Canterbury-Bankstown (Bankstown, Belmore, Georges Hall, Greenacre, Lakemba)

Facilities Note: South- West Sydney and Inner West Sydney

Volunteering Note: Volunteers are needed for care recipients living in Aged Care facilities and nursing homes. Application process, interview & police checks are required (cost subsidised).

Keywords: Older People; Community Visiting

Alternative Names: BCVS

Parent Organisation: Bankstown District Uniting Church

© Bankstown City Council [55630] Last Full Review: 16Aug17

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