Non-Profit Program helping Older Adults in Nassau County


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Nassau CountyHempstead, NY 11550

About

EAC Network In-Home Respite Services is a not-for-profit program helping older adults and their family caregivers in Nassau County. No minimum or maximum number of hours, we will work with your schedule and any travel limitations. We have many opportunities-

1)visiting with an older adult once a week for 2-6 hours

2)working to publicize the program, including working on flyers or contacting helpful parties

3) public speaking

4) staffing volunteer or health fair tables, attending events such as Memory Cafe's.

If you choose to visit an older adult, you will enjoy purposeful activities such as walking, talking, chair exercises, listening to music. You will not provide personal care or household tasks. No driving required. You will relieve a family caregiver so they can go out for a weekly break of 2-6 hours. No experience necessary. We provide training.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Nursing
  • Case Work / Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Public Relations

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-6 hours a week

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