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Non-Medical Transportation for McKinney seniors (zip 75069)

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Wellness Center for Older Adults

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30% of elderly patients who discharge from a hospital readmit within 3 months, most often because they did not or could not meet their follow up needs. Beyond Blue is a non-medical demand response transportation program that uses volunteers to help senior clients who reside within McKinney's 75069 zip code. Support activities can include driving clients to: medical and non-medical appointments, grocery store visits, social activities, or work during days, evenings or weekends with suitable notice. Program Coordinator will provide volunteer training and client support services. Volunteers are on a roster that is notified of a specific need. Volunteers have the option of participating during times and days that are suitable for their schedule. Please contact Shelia James at 972-953-7669 or Shelia.James@wellctr.org for more information.

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About Wellness Center for Older Adults

Location:

401 W. 16th Street, Suite 600, Plano, TX 75075, US

Mission Statement

To help older adults (55 and over) cheive their highest level of physical and mental well-being.

Description

The Wellness Center is a multidisciplinarity nonprofit agency which provides preventive health services and social services to the aging population in Collin County. Services include nursing, information and referral, transportation, counseling, support groups and volunteer assistance. The goal of the agency to to promote well being and independence.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Advocacy
  • Transportation
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteers can participate to suit their own schedules

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