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If you are interested in volunteering in aged care, please see some suggested alternatives below.
Further information can also be found via the state specific links at the bottom of this page.

Enrich your life by volunteering in residential aged care

Residents in aged care need companionship. They value special time spent with visitors, such as family, friends or other members of the community. To support this, the Australian Government is encouraging the return of volunteers, and inviting new volunteers into residential aged care facilities (RACFs).

Get involved

About the Program

The Re-engaging Volunteers into Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACF) Program is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health and is proudly delivered by the volunteering peak bodies.

The program has been established nationwide to provide non-clinical social and emotional support to older people living in Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs) and re-engage volunteers with the aged care sector.

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Reach out and make a difference.

Get started today.
Select your region to learn how you can volunteer.


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