Support Us

Help us care for our community

We need the help of individuals, the community and corporations to continue to deliver our exceptional care services

Donations and bequests are used to directly benefit our services and can be directed to specific services and programs. You can rest assured that every cent of your donation goes directly to the area specified and there are no administration charges.


Donations

Monetary donations

Donations over $2 are tax deductible and a receipt will be provided. Donate online below using either your credit card or account via the PayPal website. 

If you would prefer to donate by credit card over the phone, please call us on 1800 Ozcare (1800 692 273) and ask for accounts.

 

Goods donations

We gladly accept brand new items dropped off to the nearest Ozcare office or facility:

  • Toiletries (deodorant, shampoo, sanitary items etc)
  • Socks (men, women and children)
  • Underwear (men, women and children)
  • Electrical items
  • Boxes of nappies
  • Kids’ toys and books, particularly outdoor toys
  • Food (non-perishable)
  • Fitted sheets and doona covers for single beds
  • Mattress protectors for single beds
  • Sheets and towels
  • Pre-paid phone cards
  • Pre-paid ‘Go’ cards (Brisbane)

Our clients are in need of basic home starter packs when they leave our services. These include:

  • Toaster
  • Kitchen utensils
  • Tea towels
  • Pegs
  • Kettle
  • Cutlery (set of 4)
  • Crockery (set of 4)
  • Soaps, including dishwashing liquid

Bequests

Leave a lasting legacy and help others by remembering Ozcare in your will. There are various types of bequests, the most common being:

  • A gift of money or income from your estate
  • A gift of property, shares, bonds, life insurance or furniture

If you are considering making a bequest to us, your will needs to include the following wording, including whether you wish to make a bequest to a particular program:

“I give and bequeath to Ozcare the sum of $........ for the purpose of providing the service of .......... and other similar services and I declare that the receipt of the Chief Executive Officer or the Chairman of Ozcare for the time being shall be good and sufficient discharge to my Trustees for this Bequest and I declare that in making this Bequest I have a general charitable intention.”

If you would like to discuss leaving a bequest in more detail please call 1800 Ozcare (1800 692 273).


Volunteer your time

As a non-profit organisation, we rely on community support to deliver valuable ongoing services to the community.

Many volunteers generously donate their time to Ozcare to assist us in caring and supporting those in need.

There are many different services that you can choose to donate your time to:

  • Aged Care Facilities
  • Home Care
  • Meals on Wheels, Warwick
  • Day Respite Centres
  • Homeless Hostels
  • Women’s Refuges
  • Mental Health Services
  • Disability Services
  • The Bush Connection, Toowoomba

You will need to get a National Police Check before you apply for a volunteer position, but if your application is successful we will reimburse the cost to you. Some roles have prerequisites so please contact us if you’re interested in becoming an Ozcare volunteer.

For more information on how you can get involved, please contact us on 1800 Ozcare (1800 692 273).


Corporate Support

Support from the corporate sector enhances our ability to provide the community with innovative and superior services and by doing so, directly benefits clients and residents. Corporate support is great way of giving back to the community and can include:

  • Sponsorship of a car or vehicle used for essential service delivery to clients
  • Sponsorship of an Ozcare event
  • Fundraising for specific services
  • Donations of cash or gifts in-kind

To discuss further please contact our marketing team on 1800 Ozcare (1800 692 273) or email us.


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