Giving Tuesday 3x match extended to Friday Dec 1!

All donations will be tripled by a generous donor! Show your support today and your gift makes 3x the impact.
Read More
  • 69 people are interested

Volunteen - Youth Volunteer at The New Jewish Home

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: The New Jewish Home, Manhattan Division

  • 69 people are interested

The New Jewish Home is seeking youth volunteers (12-17) who are available after school, weekends, holidays, and school breaks. As a youth volunteer, you will assist with Therapeutic Recreation and/or Religious Life programs. Programs include: Musical Journey, Glee Club, Beading, Nail Spa, BINGO. Religious Services and Movies. This is great opportunity if you have required community service hours for school or looking for a meaningful volunteer experience to add to a college application.

Please apply online at the following Application Link

Please mention Volunteer Match and include if there is something specific you have a community service requirement as well as any hobbies/special interests (suggestions listed below). After you submit your application, you will be scheduled for an interview via Zoom.

Youth volunteers can also provide one-on-one or small group interactions including: manicures, technology assistance (iPad, iPod & computers), card games, dominoes, checkers, chess, scrabble, coloring or arts/crafts, writing with or reading to an elder.

If you play piano or another instrument - our elders would love to listen to you perform.

We ask that volunteers adhere to a schedule that they create with the volunteer department.


After School hours until 6:00pm
Evenings (Mondays through Thursday): 6:15-8:30pm
Saturday: 10:00-5:30pm / 10:00-1:00pm / 1:30-5:00pm
Sunday: 10:00-5:30pm / 10:00-1:00pm / 1:30-5:00pm
Weekdays: 10am-1pm / 2pm-6:00pm

All volunteers need to complete our application and requirement forms. After your online application is received, we will send you additional documents.

If you have any questions - Please contact Jessica at or 212-870-4940

More opportunities with The New Jewish Home, Manhattan Division

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About The New Jewish Home, Manhattan Division


120 West 106th Street, New York, NY 10025, US

Mission Statement

MISSION Our mission is to empower older adults to enhance purpose and well-being through a portfolio of innovative health care services. VISION Our vision is a new reality in which ageism is no longer, and society embraces its older adult members. VALUES Extend Welcome, Embrace Diversity, Affirm Dignity, Respect One Another, Embody Compassion, Increase Knowledge, and Pursue Justice


The New Jewish Home is a comprehensive, mission-driven nonprofit health care system serving older New Yorkers since 1848. We’ve been a New York eldercare landmark for over 170 years, and we’re still creating innovative new ways to serve seniors every day as we welcome all elders to #AgeLikeaNewYorker with us.

We are a nonprofit that provides care for the evolving needs of New Yorkers as they age, from the very frailest to those who just need a little extra help in managing chronic conditions at home. Let us help you and your family figure out exactly what kind of care you or your loved ones need.


Health & Medicine
Sports & Recreation
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Sports & Recreation


We'll work with your schedule.


120 West 106th StreetNew York, NY 10025



  • Music Therapy
  • Exhibition Arts
  • People Skills
  • Healthcare
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Music Arts


  • Teens


  • Must be at least 12
  • Orientation or Training
  • steady weekly commitment
  • Must be at least 14 years old Zoom or in-person interview Immunization record for MMR, 2 PPD test within the last 9 months or QuantiFeron TB Gold, Flu Shot (during NYS Flu Season) Covid 19 Fully vaccinated & Booster (if eligible)

Report this opportunity

We're sorry, this opportunity is no longer active.

Please find other opportunities.

Find Opportunities