During these uncertain times, how can we help?
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The Agency on Aging of South Central CT’s mission is to: Empower Adults to remain as independent and engaged as possible within their communities through advocacy, information, and services. The Agency’s RSVP Volunteer Program offers individuals 55 years and older service activity opportunities throughout the Greater New Haven area. The program focuses on maintaining one’s skills and abilities through volunteering. By training and placing volunteers in positions that provide support services to seniors, individuals with disabilities and Veteran in need of help ultimately assisting them to live as independently as possible. Become an Agency on Aging RSVP Volunteer and receive supplemental insurance, training and the feeling of helping others that money cannot buy.
The Agency on Aging’s RSVP program places volunteers in a variety of different service activity situations. Some focus on providing individualized support to seniors, individuals with disabilities and Veterans within the community referred to the organization for assistance in maintaining their independence. Other opportunities are available which offer support to local non-profit organizations, schools and municipalities in the greater New Haven area.
Founded in 1971, RSVP of South Central CT is one of the largest and oldest volunteer efforts in the nation. One of twelve programs in CT, the RSVP of South Central CT covers a 14-town region (Bethany, Branford, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Milford, New Haven, North Haven, Orange, West Haven and Woodbridge.)
If you want to use your talents, life experiences and skills to help others, the Agency on Aging’s RSVP is for you!