Date: OngoingOrganized By: Spark the Change Colorado
State: COContact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Senior Companion Program engages individuals 55+ years old to realize the independence of older adults in their homes and as a team, continue to be vibrant, contributing members of our communities.
Volunteers support other adults in many ways including but not limited to: offering companionship and friendship; providing transportation to medical appoints or to social events; helping with grocery shopping and other shopping; assisting with simple chores like putting away groceries, preparing meals, washing dishes; reading or helping with mail, email, books; alerting caregivers to potential health issues or home life situations. Income eligible volunteers receive a modest stipend, transportation and meal reimbursements.
Volunteers give 15 - 20 hours a week and are provided monthly training opportunities.
Skill Desired: Spanish Language, Crafts
Matching Interests: Geared for 50+ volunteers, Seniors
JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR