Tender Care Village volunteers may volunteer for many different services for our members.
Transportation: Grocery store, Doctors' office visits, church, social visits, every day errands, etc.
Handy Helper: Changing light bulbs, smoke detector batteries, hanging pictures, climbing ladders', raking leaves, snow shoveling, simple basic home repairs, etc.
Friendly Visitor: Visiting with members, daily check ins, walks, meet for coffee or other social events, help with holiday decorating or play a game of cards, etc.
Technology and Technical Support: Assistance with cell phones, setting up computer and/or printer, troubleshooting computer issues, television or recording problems, etc.
Convenience Services: Running errands, mailing packages, picking up mail or newspaper, temporary pet care, (walking, feeding, ride to the veterinarian or groomer) watering indoor/outdoor plants, etc.
After volunteers are trained and vetted, they simply check their email weekly and sign up for whatever service they would enjoy providing. Volunteers make their own schedule and choose only those services they wish to provide.
Volunteers are the heart of Tender Care Village, we intend on making this volunteer opportunity a wonderful experience for both the volunteer as well as for our Tender Care Village members.
- Basic Computer Skills
- People Skills
- Social Media / Blogging
- Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
- Home Repair
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- Trained volunteers may choose their own schedule.
- If provideing transportation, DMV driving history record. Volunteer application.