Volunteer with seniors!


(35.9622,-78.938)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Durham, Orange, Chatham and Western Wake CountiesBased in client's homeChapel Hill, Durham and surrounding communities, NC 27707

About

A Helping Hand is a non-profit organization that provides independent living services to seniors and disabled adults that allow individuals to remain independent and maintain self-sufficiency. Companions provide a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their homes.

These services include:

Companionship

Social engagement/conversation

In-Home Assistance

Light housekeeping/Home organization

Meal preparation

Errands/Escorted Transportation

Door through door transportation to medical appointments, grocery store, etc.

Respite Care

Services provided by companions improve the client’s quality of life, increase their physical and emotional wellbeing, reduce social isolation, improve access to health and human services and provide a much needed break for family caregivers.

Special Requirements: Individuals must have a clean driving record, clean background, and current car insurance.

Availability:Flexible schedule. You can pick and choose assingments based on your availability.

Skills

  • Elder care

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week
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