Social companions wanted

Dementia Canterbury
Working Hours

Dementia Canterbury supports people with dementia and their family and friends to Live Well With Dementia. We have a number of clients with dementia who live in and around Ashburton who would love someone to visit them and spend time chatting, going for a walk, playing a game, going to a cafe, or any other social activity that you both enjoy. If you are patient, friendly, and reliable, and want to help people with dementia to live well, we'd love to hear from you. Previous experience is not necessary, as training is provided.


Friendly demeanor, practical, reliable, passionate about supporting the work of Dementia Canterbury

A Police background check is required for this role.

Time commitment:

This varies depending on what you are doing with your companion.

Getting started:
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

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