Do you enjoy gardening? Literature? Politics? Visit a senior in your community who does too!
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Encore Community Services
A few hours per month
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
New York City
Join Encore's Friendly Visiting Program and have weekly visits with a senior in your community.
Ms. M is a retired professor of English Literature and journalist at various New York publications including Time, INC, the New York Times, and Up and Down Wall Street. She lives on the upper west side of Manhattan where she has lived for over 30 years. She lives with her husband and beloved dog.
Ms. M loves to garden and has a beautiful herb garden on her terrace, she would like to share her gardening activities with an interested volunteer this spring.
This opportunity is part of Encore Community Service's Friendly Visiting Program. We ask for a commitment of 6 months, during which time visits take place every week. There is a short interview and orientation process, as well as a background check.
- Training Provided
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