The Jobs Plus Program is looking for volunteers (age 17 and older) to tutor refugees in “everyday English” and computer skills this summer. Classes will run July 8 through August 16 at various locations throughout the Syracuse area. Tutors will work with their students for two hours each week. A training class is required and [...]
This non-profit organization needs people of all skill levels and experience to help with weekend projects doing home repairs, building wheelchair ramps, painting, clearing yard debris, etc. for individuals, families and other non-profits in need of assistance. For more information, please visit their Facebook page or email them at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospice of CNY seeks volunteers who are emotionally mature and compassionate to provide end-of-life support to individuals and their families. Hospice will offer training for volunteers beginning April 7th. For more information, call Michele Devlin at 634-1100.
Tutor training workshops will begin in January for those interested in becoming a tutor for Literacy Volunteers. Volunteer tutors are trained to work either one-on-one or with a small group of adults living in Onondaga County who need help with reading, writing, speaking and/or understanding English. For more info, please call Robyn Smith at 471-1300.
The Syracuse VA Medical Center needs volunteers to provide respite care in Veterans homes. The volunteer support caregiver will provide a much needed break to the Veterans family caregiver for a short period of time, here in the Baldwinsville area. Training is available and for more information, please call Sheri Valle at 425-4315.
Exceptional Family Resources is looking for volunteers to work with participants in their “Friends Connection” Program. If you would be interested in doing recreational activities with adults aged 18 and older who have developmental disabilities, please call Dana Poulin at 478-1462, ext. 304. Recreational activities could include going to a movie, the park, a museum, [...]
Participate in monthly meetings of PEACE,Inc. Family Resource West’s advisory body. The NAC oversees and assists the Center in it’s mission and operations. NAC members are also required to serve on one committee per year. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Contact Alicia Manor or Joanne Wynnings at 638-1051.
The Treasure Go ‘Round at PEACE,Inc. needs volunteers to sort through clothing and household items, hang and display as needed and assist donors with carrying items, if able. (not required) Hours are Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Call PEACE,Inc. at 638-1051 for more information. PEACE is located at 93 Syracuse Street in Noble’s Plaza.