Become a Senior Companion Volunteer...Be a Friend AND receive a Tax-Free Stipend


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

SCP in Montgomery, Miami,Preble, Clark and Greene660 S. Main StreetSuite 1S061Dayton, OH 45402


About

The Senior Companion Program (SCP) provides volunteer opportunities for seniors 55 or older and income eligible to earn a small tax-free stipend that will not affect any government benefits currently receiving while providing companionship to frail elderly individuals who may be homebound or isolated and who need the assistance and support of a senior companion. Typical services include light meal preparation, assisting with communications, referrals to community support services, socialization and reminiscing, assisting with light housework or chores. The SCP also provides respite care to full-time family caregivers in need of a much-needed break. Volunteers needed in Montgomery, Miami, Greene, Preble and Clark counties.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15+ Hours per Week
  • No Felonies on background check
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