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FRIENDLY VISITING/COMPANIONSHIP - Volunteers become friends with a care receiver through an ongoing relationship that involves visiting, shopping, or other outings
                                 OUR SERVICES
TRANSPORTATION - Volunteers provide transportation when another alternative is not available. Volunteers are subject to Dept of Transportation records check if they elect to provide transportation. Transportation needs may be for medical or other appointments, shopping, church, employment or recreation..
CHORE SERVICES - Volunteers perform light housework or light yard work or other small fix-it services as needed. 
TELEPHONE REASSURANCE - Volunteers telephone the care-receiver on a regular basis to monitor his/her health, identify possible needs and just be a friend and listen.
RESPITE CARE - Volunteers provide limited relief to a primary caregiver of someone who is ill or disabled by spending time with his/her primary caregiver has errands to run or just needs a break.  
PAPERWORK - Volunteers may provide some assistance with paperwork, such as help sorting or reading forms that are not of legal significance.
All care receivers must be self-referrals unless they are the subject of an activated power-of-attorney. To become a care-receiver you must be over 60 and over or 18 and over with a disability as determined by the Social Security Administration. The Program Director will meet with you to complete the application and determine your needs. An appropriate volunteer is recruited to meet the needs of the care recipient as much as possible. The Program Director arranges a meeting between the potential volunteer and the care recipient. If the match is agreeable then the care receiver and volunteer set up their own schedule. Others may be present with the permission of the care recipient.
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