Volunteers needed for minor home repairs for seniors in Ocean County NJ.


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

All of Ocean County NJOcean County, NJ 08757


About

The Fix-It Program goal is to assist the homebound elderly resident of Ocean County to remain independent in their own home by performing minor home repairs which, if neglected, would adversely affect their health and/or safety. Services are provided by volunteer handypersons who perform household repairs and/or yard work at no cost to the elderly resident. However, the elderly resident is expected to pay for materials, if necessary. Fix-It Program volunteers will do minor plumbing, minor carpentry, minor electrical, install safety hand rails, install curtain and drapery hardware, change light bulbs, replace batteries in smoke detectors, rake leaves, change storm windows and doors.

Skills

  • Elder care
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Carpentry

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 jobs per week
  • You don't need to be a handyman. We just need folks that are Handy and willing to help seniors.

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