Join the fastest growing force of volunteers, aged 55 and older helping students in the elementary, middle, and high schools in reading, math, writing, and science. The Senior Service Corps Volunteer Program is recruiting and training volunteers for placement in the 2013 - 2014 school year. These volunteers work with students individually & in small groups, both in & out of the classroom, in reading, more
The Senior Environment Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands is assisting the Massachusetts Military Reservation with their need for volunteers to monitor cavity-nesting bird boxes for nesting activities of bluebirds, tree swallows, kestrels, and species of waterfowl. Also, volunteers are needed to work on the Cape Cod Mosquito Control project. Volunteers help collect & identify female more
The SCC Greeter program is a volunteer based program that offers help to patients, families and friends with any type of information/directions to make their visit to SCC more pleasurable. The Greeter is the "welcoming committee" for the hospital. A warm smile is a must! more
Nauset Neighbors is an all volunteer organization with no paid staff and no central office. We provide services to seniors via a "virtual office" that rotates to the homes of our call managers. We have sophisticated web based software that allows us to communicate status with each other and maintain records of services to seniors that need to be or have been performed.
The call managers are our conta more
At Fidelis Hospice, we know that volunteers are an essential piece of the hospice puzzle. Volunteers provide much needed companionship and caring to patients and their families dealing with a life-limiting illness. Volunteers may play cards, talk with, listen to music, watch TV or maybe just sit quietly with our patients so that they know that people care and that they aren't alone. We are looking for more
Cape Cod Volunteers needs assistance in spreading the news about our services. Volunteers are needed to bring brochures, bookmarks, and flyers to locations such as town halls, libraries, book stores, and doctors offices. We'll provide the materials to you if you can bring the to locations and ask if they will put them out. Periodic updating is needed, as well as posting flyers for upcoming events (a more
This is the second year of the Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps garden on the grounds of the Barnstable County Complex on Rte. 6A in Barnstable Village. We are looking for volunteers to assist us in planning, planting, maintaining, and harvesting vegetables. These vegetables are donated to local food pantries to encourage healthier chooses with people using the food pantry. more
Individuals with Dementia love music, but then who doesn't!! We are looking for individuals who would enjoy spending a mid morning with us
once per week. We supply the music, the location, and the participants, you supply the enthusiasm! We also create and perform two in house shows each year, one in June and another at the Christmas holiday. more
What do thousands of older, low- and middle-income Bay State residents do when facing tax time stress? They turn to AARP Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest, free tax assistance and preparation program, and its dedicated corps of volunteers.
Volunteer as a Tax Counselor and work with eligible Cape Cod residents in preparing their tax returns. Training is provided. Please contact Pat Zeiss at (508) 255-2 more
The Harwich High School Multicultural Club is looking for speakers to attend our meetings and introduce us to different cultures. Please join us and tell us about the foods you eat, the language you speak, your art, and anything else that you love about your culture! Our meetings are held from 2-3 PM. Please contact our Advisor, Elizabeth Hoff (see below) for more information. more
Please come share your Spanish speaking skills with our students! We are looking for native Spanish speakers to come into our classroom during the school day and help us practice our Spanish conversational skills. The school day runs between 7:30 AM and 2 PM. more
The Senior Service Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands is assisting Vineyard Village at Home with their need for volunteer drivers to take older islanders to appointments and social events. more
Life, Inc. is looking for products to produce and market as a business for LIFE residents whose skill set is best suited doing piece work production. Are you an artist or creative business person who wants to contribute to a meaningful day and livelihood of several of our residents? Assist us in creating a business and/or product by joining the LIFE family in this venture. more
There are employment and social activities that are not within walking distance to LIFE. Depending on the time of day and the route many places that are within walking distance are not safe. Public transportation, although it has improved on Cape Cod, is lacking. If you have time to donate navigating with LIFE, Inc. residents, there are needs on weekends, week days and evenings. A person who has common more
Publicity Committee member wanted for the Lifetime Learning Program at Snow Library, Orleans. Work with us to get the word out on our programs using local media. Help track the effectiveness of existing venues and develop new ones. more
Docents and Horticulture Interpreters at Heritage Museums & Gardens devote time and expertise to student, adult and multi-generation audiences by leading tours through the museum’s permanent collections, special exhibitions and gardens. A rigorous training program offers lectures by staff, curators, and specialists. Assigned readings, activities and access to Special Exhibition lectures add to the doce more
Playing is fun for all ages, as an Education Volunteer you will help visitors and families with hands-on activities and games and help them interpret, explore and learn all while having fun! Volunteers are also needed behind the scenes to help prepare materials for educational programs and help assist during events. Education Volunteers are also needed to help engage children and families in Hidden H more
Hospice Services of Massachusetts is in need of caring individuals in your area to become volunteers that will provide supportive care to hospice patients and their families that are facing end of life.
As a Hospice Volunteer, you can :
• Do important and rewarding work
• Gain satisfaction, greater self knowledge, and spiritual growth
• Be a comfort and supportive presence to patients and their familie more
This person will be located at our front desk and responsible for creating a positive, welcoming atmosphere for callers and visitors. Duties will include: greeting visitors, answering the phone, taking messages as needed, making appointments, recording RSVPs, providing information about Senior Center programs and supporting staff as needed in opening and closing procedures. more
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