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Therapeutic Walking

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ORGANIZATION: Visiting Neighbors

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Escorting homebound and isolated seniors on walks that they can't ordinarily do by themselves. Help seniors rid themselves of isolation and cabin fever. It helps them feel better mentally and physically.

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About Visiting Neighbors

Location:

3 Washington Square Village, Suite 1F, New York, NY 10012, US

Mission Statement

Visiting Neighbors enables anyone over the age of 60 to remain a vital part of the New York community.Through programs of "neighbors helping neighbors," volunteers , supported by Visiting Neighbors' professional staff, help older adults alleviate loneliness and isolation, provide mental stimulation and security, and encourage physical independence and quality of life at home.

Description

Visiting Neighbors helps seniors remain independent in their own homes. Visiting Neighbors serves New Yorkers in Gramercy Park, Chelsea, the East and West Village and Forest Hills in Queens.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Community, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

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WHERE

3 Washington Square VillageSuite 1FNew York, NY 10012

(40.72767,-73.99761)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Must be vaccinated.

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