We assist for a cause
The volunteers assist the senior citizens by providing them technical, friendly, communal, medical, professional and non-professional help.
We serve the best
Our community strives to serve to the golden agers by engaging with them in comfortable, relaxing and joyous activities.
We help to Unwind
This calms down their stress and help them overcome insecurity and fear of isolation.
Our aim is to serve elderly citizens in an all-inclusive manner, enabling them to live more active, dignified, and healthier lives.
Diversity: We embrace people of all race, gender and sexuality
We are driven by our passion to add value to the lives of our seniors and help restore the self confidence and self esteem lost as a result of the difficult milestones occasioned by ageing. This is why we have put together various programs to assist the seniors in our community with their daily chores and every other activity they need to live a stable and normal life.
Since we believe that compassion at its finest should be free. Volunteers who register with our organization will offer their services based on their true desire to help elders. We will strive to safely and conveniently connect these dedicated, passionate volunteers with Seniors in their local communities.Our carefully selected and passion driven volunteers will help our Seniors with outdoor chores, like raking, window washing, gardening, and other activities they are unable to do themselves. They will also help them get socially active by engaging them in interesting conversations, take them on a visit to friends and families and so on.
We at VFS strongly believe our relationship-based volunteer services are ideal as they provide more benefit for both the senior and the volunteer. The relationship that is formed between people can provide the warmth and companionship that we all need to maintain a high quality of life. Our volunteers eagerly wait to make a long-lasting impact in the life of a senior in their community, it’s a win-win for everyone. Our Goal is to connect people to resources that promote aging with independence and Increase community awareness of aging issues and generate community-based solutions to these issues.
Volunteers provide short-term or one-time assistance to elders with a specific need or task. This could be anything technical like explaining how to use any mobile phone function, processing any computer system task or any other tech-related services. Physical activities that elders are unable to perform shall also be carried out by the volunteers.
This is a program where our volunteers provide assistance to older adults in their homes by engaging in routine activities or making them participate in social programs. Volunteers visit the aged to have some light-mood conversation, to share and hear each other’s experiences and cheer them up.
Volunteers accompany seniors to music sessions, libraries or other activities that might help them to reduce their anxiety and keeps them mentally active.
Since elderly individuals, who may have pre-existing conditions, are at high risk during this public health crisis, special care must be taken to safeguard their health and well-being. The COVID-19 outbreak has disproportionately impacted people over age 60, communities of color, and those with pre-existing medical conditions. As a result, direct face-to-face outreach to these individuals and others has been drastically curtailed during the pandemic. But physical distancing doesn’t have to lead to social isolation. But being socially isolated from others poses its own mental and physical health hazards, such as depression, severe loneliness and even increased risk of stroke, dementia, or death. Volunteering for Seniors, Inc virtual volunteering offers exciting possibilities, for volunteers. As a remote volunteer, the benefits of your activities aren’t limited to those you help. Virtual volunteers play a meaningful role in helping seniors engage. Our volunteers work creatively to match their skills and interests. Virtual volunteer opportunities can be one-time or on an ongoing basis.
Designing for wellness at home means creating spaces that are good for physical and mental health and offering advice on how people can promote wellness at home through Home Design:
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Saturday, Nov 4, 2023
2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Address: 750 Winter St, Framingham, MA
Click here to register!