Volunteer Social Workers - 55+


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

GIVE BACK FILL THE GAP. ReServe redefines a career arc for persons age 55+ to include skill based volunteering 10-20 hours a week with a stipend in the nonprofit sector. ReServe matches experienced professionals seeking to give back to their communities with local nonprofits in DC, MD, and VA to help them carry out their missions and to have a social impact.

ReServe is currently seeking social workers to help a number of nonprofits in the Metropolitan DC area. Social workers are responsible for identifying people who need assistance; assess clients’ needs, situations, strengths, and support networks to determine their goals; develop plans to improve their clients’ well-being; help clients adjust to changes and challenges in their lives, such as illness, divorce, or unemployment; research and refer clients to community resources; help clients work with government agencies to apply for and receive benefits; respond to crisis situations; advocate for and help clients get resources that would improve their well-being; follow up with clients to ensure that their situations have improved; and evaluate services provided to ensure that they are effective. Social workers needed include: Child and Family Social Workers; Licensed Clinical Social Workers, School Social Workers, Healthcare social workers, Geriatric Social Workers, Hospice and Palliative Care Social Workers, Medical Social Workers, Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers.

To learn more about our volunteer opportunities, please visit our website www.reserveinc.org and click on "PROFESSIONALS learn more". You can also call us at 202.657.4988 or email us at Midatlantic@reserveinc.org


Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-20 hours a week
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