Are you 55 or older and eager to educate your community? Join AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP of Metro Atlanta, a volunteer program that mobilizes seasoned adults to serve as peer educators and advocates.
As an RSVP volunteer in this role, you will help older adults increase awareness on how to prepare their homes, pets and themselves for all types of emergency situations via informal community presentations, answering specific questions and/or providing individual counseling.
Attend community events, make presentations and/or provide one-on-one counseling to interested parties regarding disaster preparedness
Travel to specified locations (senior centers, congregate residences or organization locations) to provide presentations and/or counseling
Handle general administrative tasks connected to counseling and/or presentations and reporting volunteer hours and outreach
Distribute appropriate information and brochures to clients and consumers
Maintain strict confidentiality standards
To keep communities safe, all duties will be performed virtually until further notice.
229 Peachtree St, NE, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30303, US
The mission of the metro Atlanta RSVP program is to provide adults over the age of 55 opportunities for civic engagement and community involvement around issues related to helping older adults and people with disabilities maintain independent, healthy lifestyles and encourage sustainable lifelong communities.
RSVP Volunteers will provide outreach, education and support around issues that are vital to helping older adults maintain healthy, independent lifestyles
Emergency & Safety
We'll work with your schedule.
229 Peachtree Street NE, Suite 100volunteers are needed in multiple locationsClayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Fulton CountiesAtlanta, GA30303
April 13, 2021
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 55
Orientation or Training
You must be 55 or older to serve as an AmeriCorps Seniors RSVP volunteer.