• Volunteer with Resthaven

    Let's connect.

    Through volunteering you can share joy, companionship and interests.

    Apply to volunteer

    Young and older men at bowling togetherConnect with other people

    There are many ways to volunteer:

    • Creative and artistic pursuits
    • Wellbeing activities (walks, exercise, gardens)
    • Social companionship (current affairs, social groups)
    • Spiritual and pastoral support
    • Entertainment (games, music, movies)
    • Help with digital technologies
    • Help with the site shop
    • Gardening and other groups
    • Visiting with pets

    Other areas include bus driving, office-based support and Aged Care Information Guides.

    older man playing guitar

    Connect with our community

    Volunteers have been a part of Resthaven since 1935. Read about our history here.

    ‘I started volunteering because I have this huge music collection and wanted to share this with others who would enjoy this music. Volunteering is an opportunity to revisit this hobby.’ – Jenny, Resthaven Northern Community Services

    ‘There is something special about volunteering. I can see the difference I am making and feel the difference it makes within myself.’ – Rosie- Resthaven Westbourne Park

    ‘Working with residents at Resthaven has given me a lift – I feel a lot more confident with people. I’m just loving my role with Resthaven.’ – Roger, Resthaven Marion

     ‘The special connections and interactions that we see between people are truly wonderful!’ – Soraya, Resthaven Murray Bridge

    Connect on a personal level

    How to apply:

    We are glad that you are considering volunteering in aged care. You can call us or email us to request more information or ask any questions. We’d like to hear from you!

    Call: (08) 8373 9036

    Email: volunteer@resthaven.asn.au

    Apply to volunteer

    There are 40 Resthaven locations all over South Australia.

    Currently seeking volunteer bus drivers:

    Bus trips make a huge difference. Residents and clients enjoy bus outings and would like more trips. Drivers need a LR license, or we will assist with training.

    Read about the many ways volunteers make a difference

    Volunteer today!