Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
Drive local Veterans to and from medical appointments and other necessary trips, using your own vehicle with supplemental liability insurance from RSVP, and $0.30/mile reimbursement.
Riders must be ambulatory or bring a caregiver to assist them in getting in and out. Trips may be local or to a VA Hospital including Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, or Brockton. Drivers are called as needed and can opt in or out for any given trip request.
Requires MA driver’s license, reliable car and background check. We are looking for drivers for vet rides originating in Franklin, Wrentham, Medway, Millis, Bellingham and surrounding areas within Norfolk County, MA.
Norfolk County RSVP is a community service program for volunteers who are 55 and over. We work with over fifty municpal, non-profit and healthcare organizations to recruit and match volunteers withprograms that meet community needs.
DAV Transportation to VA Hospitals
Drive veterans to and from a specific VA hospital using specially-marked DAV sport utility vehicles. Serve one day per week or every other week. DAV drivers must complete Veterans Administration application, physical, and background check.