Volunteering for Older Adults & Seniors

 

Volunteering for older adults & seniors offers numerous health benefits! 

 

It can enlarge your social network and support system.

 

It can lower your stress and increase your happiness.

 

It can increase your self-esteem and sense of value.

 

Volunteer MBC’s Retired Seniors Volunteer Program (RSVP) provides the following:

  • Outreach to promote the benefits and importance of volunteering for seniors
  • Direct access to volunteer opportunities with community service organizations through in-person consultation or through our On-line Volunteer Referral System (OVRS)
  • Collaboration with seniors groups and organizations serving the active senior population

Through volunteering, seniors can share their knowledge and experience in meaningful volunteer opportunities.

 

Here’s how older adults and seniors can get involved!

  • Search for older adult/senior targeted volunteer roles in our On-line Volunteer Referral System (OVRS) by CLICKING HERE.

  • Consider joining Volunteer MBC's Seniors Community Engagement Taskforce, a program that connects older adults and seniors to meaningful volunteer opportunities and by developing events and initiatives that provide opportunites for older adults and seniors to get engaged in our community. 

  • CLICK HERE to sign-up to receive our "I Care...I Volunteer" E-newsletter for Volunteers!