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Senior Services has volunteer opportunities for organizations and small groups.

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Special Project Volunteers

Senior Services has a variety of opportunities for individuals and community service groups who are interested in lending a helping hand, the benefit of professional expertise or individual talents.

Opportunities include:

  • Volunteer at Senior Services’ office in Norfolk
    • Website management or data base projects
    • Special event coordination and on-site event assistance.
    • Help with special project mailings
  • Volunteer for Senior Services in collaboration with the Virginia Beach SPCA to prepare and deliver pet food to homebound seniors and adults with disabilities who themselves receive home-delivered meals.
  • Volunteer alongside Virginia Beach SPCA paid staff and volunteers visiting specific senior centers to provide education and advice about pet care.
  • Special Project Volunteers: TargetVolunteer to deliver meals and shelf staple food items to homebound and isolated seniors, or drive them to medical appointments. Many of these people have no one else to help.
  • Become an Ombudsman volunteer and advocate for seniors and persons with disabilities who live in area nursing homes and other community facilities.
  • Train to become a Benefits counselor and help seniors apply for the benefits they are entitled to by law.
  • Volunteer at area senior centers, helping out with daily activities, by leading games, or assisting with special events.
  • Train with Senior Services to become a Chronic Disease Self Management and Diabetes Self Management Leader.

Individuals and small groups who are interested in pursuing a volunteer opportunity, can click here to complete an initial volunteer application, or call Sophia Edmonds at 757-222-4517.

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