What positions are held by Volunteers at the Easthampton Council on Aging?
Board Members (appointed), Companions Drivers ( Background check required & mileage stipend offered), SHINE Counselors (to help with insurance questions), Friends Members (fundraising and events), AARP Tax Counselors (seasonal, through AARP), afternoon front desk receptionist, Newsletter Drop off help (year round), Bingo Callers ( year round), Activity or Events help (occasional), Active Adult Hike Group Leader (monthly), Travel Club Group Leaders ( year round), Healthy Bones Instructor (filled through RSVP) and Garden help (April- October)
VOLUNTEER HOME VISITORS Many elders are unable to get out of the house but would really enjoy having a friendly visitor come in for a couple hours per week just to chat, play games, read, or take a walk when the weather is nice. No personal care involved.
VOLUNTEERS COMPANION DRIVERS NEEDED.
SENIOR TRANSPORTATION / COMPANION DRIVER VOLUNTEER
Volunteer drivers are needed immediately to assist clients with transportation to/from medical appointments, hairdresser/barber, pharmacy, shopping and more. Volunteers can receive mileage reimbursement of $.54/mile to help offset the cost of using your own vehicle. A clean driving record and CORI background check required. Please call 413-527-6151
VOLUNTEER LUNCHEON HELPERS to help out once a month for our center’s luncheons. Tasks would include, setting and clearing tables, serving already prepared meals and beverages. Free meal for volunteer.
CLERICAL AIDES FOR CENTER to collate papers, computer assistance, letter writing, mailings and the like.
Volunteer Application Form: Click HERE to download our Volunteer Application