Celebrating our Volunteers

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Lyndoch Living’s residents and clients would like to say Thank You to our more than 170 volunteers who make a world of difference to their daily lives

“Thank you for helping us take part in our active lives – knitting, cards, lego, pet companionship, friendship clubs”

“Thank you for taking me to the hair salon”

“Thank you for keeping me company”

“Thank you for sitting and reading to us”

“Thank you for taking us fishing”

“Thank you for assisting us on our outings – visits to the theatre, picnics, bus trips, dining out, community events”

“Thank you for assisting staff so they can spend more quality time with us”

How can I Volunteer at Lyndoch?

There are a number of enriching and rewarding ways in which you can be involved with Lyndoch Living, with both individual and group volunteering options. Volunteers help to enrich the lifestyle of Lyndoch’s community by providing a variety of activities, experiences and companionship.

Whether you are a seasoned volunteer or looking for your first volunteering experience, Lyndoch Living provides support to all volunteers through our comprehensive orientation program and ongoing training opportunities.

Join our Growing Organisation help others in the community and be a part of something worthwhile, contact us today on 5561 9300.

To find out more visit the community engagement page.


“We are very grateful for the professionalism and care the staff have shown”

Family of Living@Home clients


“We would like to acknowledge the fantastic support shown to this lovely couple by the Living@Home team and the flexibility and understanding of their care needs”

Family Member of Living@Home client


“The lady you sent over yesterday was delightful, and even made Mum a hot lemon drink and put her to bed”

Leanne (daughter of Living@Home client)


“What a wonderful job Trish and Liz do, we are so happy with the care they provide”

Family Members of Living@Home clients


“I really appreciate the support from the Lyndoch Living@Home team, it’s a huge help in managing my caring role”

Michelle (Living@Home client)


“A very big thank you to the wonderful staff who came into our home and cared for my husband.  This respite break made a very difficult situation more tolerable and gave me something to look forward to”

Christine (Living@Home client)


“Geraldine is the about the best cleaner I’ve ever had!”

Maurice  (Living@Home client)


“Jan is such a capable, competent and calming carer, I feel so safe in her hands.  I could not ask for anyone better”

Joan (Living@Home client)


“I’ve always been a busy, practical person and I’m still a busy person – I’m still able to be very involved in the community, especially the Speedway. I’m a busy bloke!”
“I get spoilt rotten here! I really get cared for.”

Stuart (Swinton East)


“One of the lovely nurses had a great idea and planted out a raised bed with tomatoes and other plants and I enjoy getting out there and doing some work in the garden, collecting the produce.” “The staff are very, very nice. They greet you with a smile and do things very well.“
“I really enjoy the school kids visiting, and I’m amazed at the quality of the kids,
they’re all so nice!”

John (Lake Lodge)


“I’ve lived here for 5 years and I’m very happy with the nurses and other staff”

Margaret (Lake Lodge)


“I’ve made friends here that I wouldn’t have been able to meet living by myself at home. It’s like an extension of your family” “The staff are absolutely fantastic here, nothing is ever a problem for them. Right through to the maintenance men, the cleaners and gardeners and staff at the kiosk, they’re all obliging and always greet you with a smile” “At Lyndoch I get comfort, care and conversation, add a bit of fresh air and that’s exactly what you need in life”

Lynette (Swinton East)