Hamden

Local Senior Center needs your help

Do you have a few hours a week to help out answering the phone or serve meals or run the BINGO game? If you do, we would love to talk with you about a wonderful Volunteer opportunity in Hamden. the Hamden Senior Center offers activites, lunch and outreach to the local community. Volunteers have many options and flexibility.

 

Created: January 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
-- Updated: January 22, 2019 - 12:00pm

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Highville Charter, a 501(c) (3), is an enterprising and caring community charter school with a strong parent and community involvement.  Our main goal is to prepare and instill a desire for all learners to confidently use technology, think globally, develop globally conscious citizenship, and utilize world languages and cultures as the basis for launching learners on their voyage as responsible navigators.

Created: July 21, 2017 - 4:13pm
-- Updated: July 21, 2017 - 4:13pm

Compassus Hospice Needs Volunteers to Visit Our Patients

Compassus Hospice is currently recruiting volunteers in New Haven and Fairfield counties.

We are looking for dedicated individuals to visit with our patients where they reside; ie skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, private homes. We are also in need of people who would like to help out in our office with clerical functions. We are asking for a minimum of 1 hour a week commitment.

Our volunteers offer a variety of services dependent on our patients needs and desires.

Created: June 26, 2017 - 10:53am
-- Updated: June 26, 2017 - 10:53am

Volunteers age 50+ needed to help young students learn to read

Help young students 3 times a week as a literacy tutor in a Hamden or East Haven elementary school or at a New Haven after-school program and

ü Help young children learn to read and write

ü Have fun & make new friends

ü Help your child/grandchild pay for college

ü Learn new things & share your experience

ü Make a real difference in the life of a child

Created: September 8, 2016 - 9:31am
-- Updated: September 8, 2016 - 9:40am

Give a Little Receive a Lot! Hospice and Palliative Care Volunteer Opportunity

 

Volunteers are needed to enhance the quality of life for VNA Community Healthcare’s Hospice patients and their families.  The century old nonprofit home healthcare agency is seeking volunteers in: Complementary Therapies (Massage, Reiki, Reflexology, Pet Therapy, Activities (art & music), Patient/Caregiver Companions (companionship, errands, light housekeeping, respite), Administrative Support, Bereavement Support, Spiritual Support and Pet Companions (dog walking, pet feeding and clean up.)   

Created: July 13, 2016 - 12:58pm
-- Updated: May 24, 2018 - 11:01am

Become A Mentor with Big Brothers Big Sisters

We’re always looking for people eager to positively impact a child and improve their community at the same time. And, right now is no different. Big Brothers are in high demand. So, Start Something.

For a few hours, a couple times a month, you can give a Little the invaluable gift of your friendship. By simply changing their perspective of what the world can offer, you can literally start changing their lives. And sometimes it’s as simple as playing video games, going to a museum, or just hanging out together.

Created: January 5, 2016 - 3:08pm
-- Updated: January 13, 2016 - 11:27am

Literacy Tutor

AARP Experience Corps - Greater New Haven needs volunteers to tutor literacy with young children in participating elementary schools for 10+hours/week. Volunteers also attend community events throughout the year to promote reading. Training and regular support/supervision are provided.

JOIN EXPERIENCE CORPS AND:

Created: May 14, 2015 - 2:53pm
-- Updated: May 14, 2015 - 2:53pm

Someone needs your HELP in organizing their mail and monthly bills.

The Agency on Aging's RSVP Volunteer program offers a way to help someone with the management of their monthly bills. We are dedicated to helping seniors and Veterans remain as independent as possible and this support might be just what they need. Only a few hours of your time can help them become more organized and confident that they are paying their bills on time. 

Everyone can sympathize with the overwhelming feeling you get when you are inundated with mail that you don't understand and/or know if it is legitimate or fraudulent.

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:27pm
-- Updated: January 20, 2017 - 11:58am

Hospice Volunteers Needed

Do You Want to Help Others? Do You Have Time and Care To Spare? What about Hospice? Volunteers needed for: ?FRIENDLY VISITS/COMPANIONSHIP ?REMINISCING ?VETERAN TO VETERAN VISITS ?MUSIC COMPANIONSHIP ? SPIRITUAL CARE WITH PRAYER, MEDITATION OR OTHER SACRED TEXT READING ?OFFICE VOLUNTEERIN IN MIDDLEBURY CT ?REIKI, Therapeutic Touch, MASSAGE ?PET VISITATION We do hope that new volunteers will make a l

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: April 23, 2015 - 4:56pm

Caregiver Support Network of VNA Community Healthcare Seeks Volunteers

If you are a former Family Caregiver who has taken care of an ill, frail or elderly loved one the Caregiver Support Network of VNA Community Healthcare needs you!

Do you wish you knew then what you know now? Are you willing to share the wisdom of what you  learned while taking care of a family member with someone who is currently doing the same?

Created: April 22, 2015 - 5:26pm
-- Updated: May 24, 2018 - 11:11am
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