Samaritan volunteers listen with empathy and compassion to callers who need to hear a friendly, caring voice. By befriending callers, Samaritans alleviate the painful feelings and isolation that can lead to suicide. Volunteers all over the world find that being a Samaritan is the most meaningful thing in their life. more
Need person with communication and telephone skills on both Monday and Thursday Morning and Wednesday and Thursday afternoon shifts, 9 to 1 and 1 to 4. Contribute at the front desk greeting clients, answering questions both in-person and on the phone responding to telephone calls and making appointments. Fun atmosphere helping Seniors stay young!Please contact Rick Anderson, Volunteer Co-Ordinator, Har 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
The role of Big Brother or Big Sister is simply to be an adult friend to a child who could do with another caring adult in their life. This elementary/middle school-based program is offered in conjunction with the Barnstable Schools. Adult volunteers (Big Brothers and Big Sisters) meet with their Littles at the child's school - either during the lunch break or after school. The "match" - a one-to-one f more
We welcome adult volunteers to become Big Brothers and Big Sisters to children who can benefit from another caring adult in their lives. Our professional staff screen, match and support volunteers and children in matches that we expect will last 1 year. Life experience, enthusiasm, empathy and reliability is all we ask of volunteers. Our matches are made for one-to-one friendships of the same gender. more
Do you like meeting new people? We are looking for volunteers who would enjoy giving visitors a friendly welcome, handling admissions and sharing information about the museums exhibitions and programs. Volunteer shifts are Monday through Saturday, 10am-1:30pm & 1:30pm-5pm. Our Sunday shift is 12pm-5pm. more
The Senior Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod and Islands is assisting S.H.I.N.E. (Serving the Health Information Needs of Elders)with their need for volunteers on Martha's Vineyard and in Barnstable County to train to assist Medicare beneficiaries with complex health insurance needs and access to public assistance programs. more
The Senior Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands is looking for compassionate individuals to join the Samaritans of Cape Cod and Islands team. Crisis Line and Senior Outreach Volunteer trainings are offered every odd-numbered month in Falmouth. Having someone to listen can make all the difference. Crisis Line volunteers serve at the agency's Falmouth Center and Senior Outreach voluntee more
Harwich Council On Aging seeks volunteer desk receptionists for morning and afternoon shifts. Morning is 9 to 1 and afternoon 1 to 4. Free lunch provided. Telephone and communication skills required. Training provided. more
Harwich Council on aging seeks volunteers for help in dining room service. Individual days available Tuesday through Friday and one afternoon, early evening on Mondays. Flexible schedule, rewarding experience serving seniors in our dining room. more
Volunteers needed to drive seniors to local doctors appointments. Area covered is Wellfleet to Hyannis. Donations for gas provided. Please contact Rick Anderson, Volunteer Coordinator at (508) 430-7551 Ext. 13., or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. more
Trivia is a very popular activity with seniors and has just started at
the Harwich Council on Aging. We would love to be able to recruit a couple of Trivia Leaders or or callers for this FUN weekly year round program.
The ultimate goal down the road is to have 2 teams at the COA and challenge another Town's Council on Aging for fun and competition.
Trivia questions will be prepared for the Leader ahead more
This is a wonderful attraction of the Harwich Council on Aging. People come in all the time to look for all kinds of trips. The Travel Desk Receptionists also get to occasionally go on a trip with a complimentary ticket to try them out and report back to the COA Director how it was and if they liked the trip. It is a fun volunteer position and we need more of them. more
The Senior Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands is in search of volunteers to refer to the Cape & Islands Veterans Outreach Center, a local veterans agency that has a need for an office volunteer, food pantry volunteers, and volunteer drivers to bring clients to appointments. more
The Senior Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands is recruiting volunteers to assist the Barnstable Senior Center. Their needs include, Brown Bag delivery drivers to deliver groceries to homebound seniors on the 1st Fri. of each month; and Silver Van drivers to transport Barnstable seniors. more
The Senior Corps of Elder Services of Cape Cod & the Islands is seeking volunteers who will assist the Dennis Council on Aging with their need for medical drivers to provide on-Cape transportation for seniors; volunteers to assist seniors with activities and meals at the Day Center on Tues., Wed., & Fri. between 10 am and 2 pm; and volunteers to give one hour each week to be a Friendly Visitor for an e more
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