VOLUNTEERING Volunteers are the backbone of our organisation and without them much of the work we do would not be possible. Each year compassionate community members volunteer their time, skills and energy to help us to aid the people of Maitland. MCCS is always looking for suitable volunteers aged over 18, to support us in a range of ways. Volunteer Drivers Needed! November 2021 - Right now we are looking for volunteer drivers to take our clients to shopping centres and other errands and to medical appointments in and around Maitland and to Newcastle. We provide a fleet of safe, comfortable, air-conditioned vehicles for our team of drivers. Watch this short video to see what our volunteer Helen has to say! https://youtu.be/Q0iyWs-VntA The many benefits of volunteering with MCCS include: Joining a friendly, enthusiastic team Flexibility in the days/times and roles Opportunities to develop various skills and abilities Become a great role model Networking with other like-minded people Free training Achieving personal satisfaction by giving back to your Community Free annual flu vaccination Journey Insurance PPE provided (where required) Uniform provided Increase your own social connections Services Maitland Community Care Service has a range of volunteer roles including: Drivers Shopping or Transport Assistant Group Activities Assistant Social Visitor Kitchen Assistant Bus Assistant – General services or Social outings Meals Delivery Assistant Administration support Volunteer Intake Process To become a valued member of MCCS volunteer team you will need to fill in the application form below: 2020_Volunteer Handbook Volunteer Application Form_Fillable PDF Once we receive this form we will email you a full Application Pack. For further information please call Kim, Coordinator of Volunteers on 1300 578 478 ext 032 Social Activities At MCCS we love to show our appreciation to our dedicated volunteers. To acknowledge our volunteers we hold social activities throughout the year and encourage everyone to come together in a fun and relaxing environment. If you would like to find out more about volunteering with MCCS, please call us on 4932 5755 to arrange an appointment or drop in at Unit 3-6 , 27 John Street, Telarah between 9am and 5pm daily.