Senior Corps is America’s largest volunteer network for people age 55 and over. Senior Corps has three programs; Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents, and RSVP. Listings offer a full range of volunteer opportunities with thousands of local and national organizations. Through these programs, individuals can find the opportunity that’s right for them.
Pre-service orientation and on-site training are provided to all Senior Corps volunteers. The average volunteer commitment is 20 hours per week, yet hours are flexible at each site. For more information, call 800-942-2677.
Volunteer Match assists individuals in finding service opportunities in their communities. Visitors to the website can search for volunteer opportunities by location and interests. In response, they quickly receive a personalized list of local up-to-date volunteer possibilities. Additionally, an individual's expression of interest in a particular opportunity is sent directly to the listing organization. The listing organization will then contact you to provide more detail about each of the positions. Explore this further.
Volunteer New Jersey
Volunteer New Jersey is a partnership between the Association of New Jersey Volunteer Centers and the Governor’s Office of Volunteerism. While this is not an age-restricted program, you are sure to learn about local volunteer opportunities that match your location and interests. To learn more, contact a local volunteer center.