Request an Aged Care Volunteer Visitors Scheme (ACVVS) visitor

Find out how to request a volunteer visitor with the scheme.

Request a volunteer visitor

We fund community organisations (auspices) to provide volunteer visiting services.

Older Australians who may not have regular contact with friends or relatives, or are feeling isolated from their culture or heritage, can be referred by an aged care service provider to a volunteer visiting network member in the local area.

It is also possible for older Australians receiving government-funded aged care services to refer themselves. 

If you are interested in requesting a volunteer visitor, use this form.

Request a volunteer – form 

This form is for anyone who would like to request a volunteer visitor (for themselves or someone else.)

Type of aged care (mandatory)
State or territory (mandatory)

Please advise the postcode of the person to receive the volunteer visitor and add any details here, such as preferred language or gender of volunteer visitor.

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Acknowledgement (mandatory)

Or you can download a referral form.

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