Support Veterans at West Roxbury VA Hospital


(42.27445,-71.17175)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Boston VA Healthcare System1400 VFW ParkwayWest Roxbury, MA 02132

Norfolk County RSVP Volunteer Program is part of the national Senior Corps, sponsored locally by the Norfolk County Commissioners.

About

Volunteers age 55+ are needed to donate your time in one of four positions to support hospitalized Veterans and their families: Become trained in the MyHealthEVet portal and assist vets with appointment and online information. Visit hospitalized Veterans, providing kind and caring companionship. Drive a van donated by DAV to get ambulatory Veterans to their medical appointments at the VA Brockton campus. Requires a valid MA driver's license, background check, and VA physical. The Fisher House provides free overnight stays to visiting caregivers and loved ones while a Veteran is at the VA Hospital. Hospitality volunteers provide light housekeeping, some baking, and a friendly presence for guests.

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Elder care
  • Veteran Care

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training

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