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.
Become a volunteer visitor for a lonely elder in San Francisco! Next New Volunteer Trainings occur often! Great Opportunity for Busy Folks Who Still Want to Volunteer!! We will match you to someone in a convenient location!
Want to help an isolated elder to feel less alone?
Interested in making a difference in an elderly person's quality of life?
Interested in visiting with an elder adult community member in their home?
As a volunteer visitor for "ElderWISE" ("Working in Service to Elders"), an outreach program of Episcopal Senior Communities, Senior Resources, you will:
Receive free training in interpersonal and listening skills
Be matched with an elder to whom you will provide friendly companionship and a compassionate presence
Benefit from joining a community of caring volunteers who receive ongoing support
Time Commitment: 6-month minimum, visiting your elder client 2-4 times/month.
Qualifications: a free background check & fingerprinting; availability for our next new volunteer training, coming up soon!
Bilingual volunteers are also encouraged to apply but everyone welcome and much appreciated!
For more information, please contact: Brian Stannard at 415-290-8885 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Calling directly will ensure quicker response time, Thank you!