Community care

Every day St John Community Care volunteers are making a genuine difference to the lives of older South Australians and people with disabilities living independently but at risk of social isolation.
Their help and companionship improves independence, self-esteem, and confidence to live at home, and can facilitate a reconnection with community life for those who feel isolated from the outside world.A little regular help can make a great deal of difference
to the life of someone else

"Love going out more and going for coffee and companionships."
"I am extremely grateful that I have a new person to help me cope. I am grateful to St John for providing such a service I need to keep doing as much for myself as possible for as long as I can."
"John taking me out, I enjoy his company & appreciate his help."
"Feeling somebody cares. Belonging with people is a good feeling. Thank you so much."
"Someone to talk to, not so isolated. Having a good laugh, time goes so quickly. It’s great to talk to someone who has similar interests. Thank you for organising volunteers for me."

Our programs

Community Care program
Circle of Friends program

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