Center 50+ could not exist without volunteers. If you have a few hours a week and an interest in helping your community, review the Center 50+ Volunteer Handbook and contact the Center 50+ volunteer coordinator. You can also complete the Center 50+ Volunteer Application and return it to Center 50+.
Join the team of people helping students in the Tech 50+ lab. Contact Karen Randall by email, [email protected], or call the Center.
The Friendship Brigade recruits, trains, and connects caring volunteers with isolated seniors living in local community care and nursing facilities. To become a visiting volunteer please complete the Friendship Brigade Application and section 2 of the DHS background Check Request (MSC 0301QED). Sign up for our next orientation/training today! Orientation/training schedule:
- Third Monday 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
- Fourth Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
To learn more, contact program coordinator Heidi Miller by email.
You can help those who can't come directly to the center:
- Fix-it brigade
- Friendly home callers make scheduled phone calls and/or home visits to homebound adults 50 years old or older.
- Respite care for adults with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease and related dementia.
Volunteers help sell consignment and donated goods for our boutique. Some record keeping and organization is involved. You would also use a cash register and credit card machine.
If you have a particular skill to share or an idea for a new class, contact us and let us know.
Volunteers are needed to help with special events and other short-term projects.