Bring a Smile to a Senior-Be a Member of the RSVP Friendship Corps


(47.69573,-116.800186)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2120 Lakewood DrCoeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Bring a Smile to a Senior

About

Our mission is to work in partnership with older adults, families, and the community to secure information and services that maximize independence and quality of life.

Goals

Provide a caring person in the life of a homebound senior, vulnerable adult in their home or in a Long Term Care Facility. We curently have approximately 50 Friendship Corps volunteers serving in Kootenai and Bonner County.

  • Help seniors access necessary services, allowing them to age in place
  • Provide support in the process of maneuvering through information and program options
  • Maximize independence and quality of life
  • Offer seniors friendship and an ear for listening.
  • Share lifes stories

Why volunteer? To keep active, to give something back to the community, to help people, a belief in the organization’s cause, to meet new people, and to use skills and to keep learning by doing. The biggest reward comes from helping others! We invite volunteers 55 to join Retired Senior Volunteer Program. It’s a great way to meet new friends and help out in your community.

You will recive 3 hours of training and must pass a criminal background check.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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