It's the Simple Things: Help a "neighbor" stay independent

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Community Caregivers

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Friends for Life!

Community Caregivers provides non-medical support services to help people stay independent and in their homes. Many of the people who need our assistance are older adults. We offer our services through a dedicated network of volunteers.

We match clients and volunteers in their own communities. As a volunteer, you can help by: giving a ride to an appointment, visiting, or shopping for someone.

This can be once a month or every week; it’s up to you! We offer flexibility to fit your busy schedule.

We can help more people if you join us! And you will feel great knowing how a small service can make a big difference in someone's life. We arrange all the requests through the office.

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About Community Caregivers

Location:

2021 Western Avenue, Suite 104, Albany, NY 12203, US

Mission Statement

Community Caregivers Neighbors Helping Neighbors The mission of Community Caregivers, Inc. is to enable individuals of all ages to maintain their independence, dignity and quality of life within their homes and communities.

Description

Community Caregivers serves the communities of Guilderland, Bethlehem, Slingerlands, New Scotland, Knox, Berne and the City of Albany in the Albany New York area. There is no charge for our services.

We are recruiting volunteers who would like to have a rewarding experience. You can drive someone to an appointment, lend a hand to a family facing a medical crisis, grocery shop, help with light household chores, be a friendly visitor or telephone assurance caller.

You can volunteer from one hour a month to twice a week or anything in between. Our volunteers usually serve weekdays, but select opportunities are available evenings or weekends. You select the service level that's right for you and your schedule. We offer orientation, support and volunteer learning opportunities.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Services provided in the communityAgency office at:2021 Western AvenueAlbany, NY 12203

(42.68232,-73.84779)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Elder care
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Assignments are usually one to two hours in length

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