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One Good Deed Aviv Older Adult Services JF&CS

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Volunteers needed to visit older adults in the Buckhead, Druid Hills, Tucker and Decatur area! As a One Good Deed volunteer, you will make a life long and lasting difference in another persons life, gain an incredible and rewarding friendship, and you can do it in a couple of hours a month! You will be carefully matched with a senior who lives near where you live or work, who enjoys the same activities and has similar interests. You will be matched with the same individual, and will spend a few hours a month visiting with your new friend to build a bond and friendship and provide companionhip and support! One Good Deed volunteers shop with their older adult, read mail to their visually impaired friends or take their senior friend out for lunch! Our fantastic volunteers help run errands, plant flowers, play cards, or teach someone to email their grandchild!... Our One Good Deed volunteers provide valuable companionship and enhance the quality of life for our incredibe older adults! Please call Volunteer Coordinator Vivienne at 678-978-1249 (vkurland@jfcsatl.org) to learn more about how you can make a huge impact and gain a lifelong frienship along the way!

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About One Good Deed Aviv Older Adult Services JF&CS

Location:

4549 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30338, US

Mission Statement

One Good Deed is a non profit organization that matches volunteers over 21 with older adults ro help support their independence within their own home.

Description

One Good Deed matches volunteers with an older adult to aid them with simple daily tasks. Our volunteers provide companionship and encouragement, and help with a variety of day-to-day activities. As a One Good Deed volunteer you might prepare a meal, spend a morning or an afternoon in companionship, grocery shop, assist with paying bills, run errands, play a game, change a light bulb or a battery in a smoke detector, or other forms of companionship and support!
Since 2006 our volunteers have served over 30,000 hours of assistance! We've helped hundreds of older adults live independently ~ One Good Deed at time!

The assistance needed does not require special skills or certifications - it just takes the willingness of caring volunteers and a couple of hours a month to make an impact One Good Deed at a time!

Please go to the website at https://www.jfcsatl.org/services/older-adults/one-good-deed and fill out the volunteer application , or call One Good Deed and learn about the seniors who are waiting for their volunteer match!

call 678-978-1249

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • twice a month for 2 hours at a time
  • volunteer application, background and drug test at cost to agency. call 678-978-1249 for more info

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