The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
4340 Redwood Highway, Suite F 101San Rafael, CA94903
Volunteer in a retirement or long-term caring facility through LITA's:
One-to-One program - Social engagement with one or more resident friends Pet Connection program - Bring your well-behaved pet to visit with one or more residents in a nearby facility Family Connections - All or part of a family unit who visits with a resident And ask about our newest program, Bridging Thru Music!
Assist a facility Activity/Recreation department - Help the Activity staff set-up or break down an activity, call bingo, play games or work puzzles with residents, decorate for events/holidays, help residents with an art/craft project, read to the vision impaired, lead a sing-a-long. Are you an artist? Consider sharing your form of creativity by leading and instructing an interested group of older adults.
LITA Office Assistance: Help with bulk mailings, special events, fundraising, office assistance and other clerical tasks.