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195 East San Fernando StreetSan Jose, CA 95112


INTERPRETER FOR GOLDEN GATEWAY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PROGRAM - Hindi, Assyrian, Korean, Japanese, Spanish Bilingual Language Speakers.

DESCRIPTION: In this highly confidential opportunity, the volunteer will share their bi-lingual talents by assisting older adults in the community to get services and access to resources that they may not know are available to them.

Responsibilities: Interpreting for clients to communicate with Catholic Charities Staff. Accompany Staff to a client’s residence or other setting outside the office.

Skills and Abilities: Strong interpersonal verbal and written communication skills. Good listening skills. Bi-lingual (oral) and written fluency in another language.

Volunteer must adhere to strict confidentiality. Flexibility, patience, and the ability to work in a multicultural older adult environment.

Requirements and Training: Background clearance, Maintain bi-yearly TB skin test record. Successful completion of volunteer training.

Length of appointment: Minimum 3 months requested.

Dates/Times: Open (2-10 hours per week) / as needed (time varies)

Minimum Age: 18

Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record


  • Japanese
  • Bilingual
  • Korean
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Spanish
  • Interpreter

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 - 10 hours per week/varies - 3 moth minimum comm
  • Bi-yearly TB Test record
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