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Friend Wanted









PACT is an organisation that support people to live fulfilling lives.

We are looking for a volunteer who can provide friendship to our client, a 33 year-old male who lives in a residential disability service in Caversham, Dunedin. He enjoys going for walks and is working on telling the time. He is very clever and creative and loves art and craft activities, role play and dress up. He has been fully focused on creative play for a long time now and we would like to support him to try new things and change a pattern of behaviour.


Person would need to be calm and supportive. Can engage well in conversation and offer a new activity for my client to try. Initially walking is a good start to get to know someone.

Time commitment

One or two hours late afternoon on a weekday and weekend.

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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