Volunteer Opportunities

Join our team of dedicated volunteers.  Our ideal volunteer is dependable, friendly, and motivated by helping others.  All hours are flexible – you can volunteer 1 hour, 5 hours, 20 hours, or whatever fits your schedule.  

Below are examples of volunteer services. If you have a special talent or are interested in volunteering in something that you enjoy doing and you do not see it listed, then we would love to talk with you and determine if it can be tailored to our activities.  

Thank you for helping to make a difference in the lives of others.

Male and female volunteers calling bingo balls

volunteer waving hi and playing piano

Center for Active Aging

  • Special events - bake sales, holiday and theme parties, field trips
  • Gardening projects and outdoor activities
  • Leading discussion groups, such as current events, reminiscing
  • Entertaining, such as plays, music, clowning, dancing
  • Leading an arts and crafts class, or any class in which you have a particular
  • Skill, talent, or knowledge, facilitate an exercise or fitness program, organize the library, serve lunches, coffee shop assistance, etc.
  • Administrative tasks, including answering phones, filing, mailings, data entry, etc.
  • Teach basic computer and cell phone skills to seniors

Alzheimer’s/Adult Day Services Center

  • Assist with one-to-one or small group recreation projects and activities, card playing, crafts, trivia, gardening and flower arranging, holiday decorating, puzzles 
  • Answer phones and other administrative tasks
  • Serve snacks and lunches
  • Facilitate small and large group discussions, current events, and games

Bargain Box Boutique  

  • Assisting customers
  • Sorting/straightening/pricing donations
  • Selling merchandise

Multi-Cultural (Creole, Spanish, and Portuguese Speaking) Elders Program

  • Assist with small recreational projects, gameplay, crafts, and trivia
  • Must be bilingual in either Creole, Spanish, or Portuguese

NEFP CASA Board and NEFP Auxiliary

  • Assist with fundraising efforts, such as the Fashion Show, Cuisine of the Region Food & Wine Tasting Event, special raffles, etc.
  • Positive promotion and awareness of the Center’s services and programs
  • Securing in-kind services, supplies, and donations for the Center
  • Website updates