Community & Neighbourhood Houses - Murchison & District Neighbourhood House & Murchison Community Care

Vision

To respond to the health and wellbeing needs of residents living in Murchison and district.

Mission

  • To provide services and support to meet the health and wellbeing of people of all ages, particularly the frail, aged and vulnerable in our community
  • To continually improve the quality of services we provide
  • Respect for the confidentiality, culture and values of others in our community
  • Undertake effective use of resources in a commercially and environmentally sound manner
  • To be a socially responsible community citizen

Our Values

The values that underpin our missions and vision are: Commitment, caring, leadership, learning, communication, respect, achievement, safety and evaluation.

Murchison Community Care administers and supports Murchison Neighbourhood House and DP Jones Aged Care. Both these agencies have volunteering opportunities. 

Murchison Neighbourhood House Volunteer Purpose: Volunteers play a crucial role in delivering management, services and activities provided by Murchison Neighbourhood House. We are committed to supporting, educating and connecting our community through our activities and daily operations. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Murchison Neighbourhood House:

  • Office administration and reception
  • Pre-loved shop – sales, sorting of goods and displays
  • Community Meals – food preparation, serving and cleaning up
  • General maintenance and cleaning

DP Jones Aged Care:

  • Support in resident recreation programs – BINGO, Outings and planned activities
  • Community Bus Driver (current car licence required) for outings and appointments

Coordination Of Volunteers

Murchison Neighbourhood House

Jenny Lister – Coordinator
23 Impey Street
Murchison Vic 3610

Phone: (03) 5826 2373
Email: murch-nh@hotmail.com

DP Jones Aged Care

Marina Incletolli
38 Impey Street
Murchison Vic 3610

Phone: (03) 5826 1100
Email: mcomcare@mcmedia.com.au