• 192 people are interested

Brighten a Senior's Day - Become a Companionship Volunteer!

Save to Favorites


  • 192 people are interested
Friendly Visitors Make a Difference!

Make a Lasting Impact in Your Community - Be a Friend to a Local Senior!

Are you looking for a meaningful way to give back and make a difference in someone's life? Join our Companionship Service program and bring joy and companionship to an elder in your community. For many seniors, this match-up program is a lifeline, offering them the highlight of their week through cherished connections and shared moments.

Your visits can include:

  • Engaging in friendly conversations and sharing stories
  • Playing games or cards
  • Reading together
  • Assisting with opening mail
  • Taking leisurely walks

Why Volunteer?

  • Relieve Loneliness: Your companionship can bring happiness and a sense of belonging to a senior in need.
  • Flexible Schedule: Choose times and hours that fit into your busy life.
  • Community Involvement: Strengthen your ties to the community and enrich your own life through meaningful interactions.

Ready to Make a Difference? Apply Now!

Apply via https://www.ethocare.org/volunteer/application/

More information: https://www.ethocare.org/volunteer/

For additional questions please Contact Allan Ordonez(Volunteer Services Coordinator) at 617-522-6940 x540 or aordonez@ethocare.org

Join us in making a positive impact on the lives of seniors. Your companionship can bring joy and comfort to someone who truly appreciates it. Apply today and become the friend a senior is waiting for!

13 More opportunities with Ethos

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}

About Ethos


555 Amory Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, US

Mission Statement

Ethos promotes personal well-being, dignity and autonomy by delivering home and community-based care which supports family caregiving, fosters social interaction and reflects cultural diversity.


Ethos is a non-profit organization incorporated in 1973 (as Southwest Boston Senior Services) for the purpose of serving the elderly and handicapped of Roslindale, West Roxbury, southern Jamaica Plain, Hyde Park and western Mattapan. The agency provides approximately 4,000 people per year with services such as: case management, protective services, homemaker/personal care, transportation, congregate and home delivered meals and volunteer opportunities.


People with Disabilities
Community, People with Disabilities, Seniors


We'll work with your schedule.


Multiple locations Jamaica Plain, MA 02130



  • People Skills




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One-hour per week

Report this opportunity