Weber Human Services AmeriCorps Seniors Programs

 

RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program)

Senior Companion Program

Foster Grandparents Program

What Is Weber Human Services RSVP?

This is an AmeriCorps Seniors Program serving Weber, Morgan, Box Elder and Cache Counties, a volunteer program for individuals age 55 and older. It offers a full range of volunteer opportunities with numerous local organizations. With RSVP, individuals can choose how and where to serve, the amount of time they want to give, and whether they want to draw on their current skills or develop new ones. RSVP will link volunteers to the opportunity that’s right for them.

 

Call 801-778-6897 or 801-625-3777 for further questions or to apply.

Visit our WHS RSVP website click RSVP (weberhs.net) for more details.

What Is Weber Human Services Senior Companion Program?

This is an AmeriCorps Seniors Program serving Weber, Morgan, and Davis Counties, a volunteer program for seniors age 55 and older to provide friendly visits, encouragement, companionship and assistance to other seniors to help them maintain their independence, as well as help provide respite for caregivers. Volunteers receive a $3/hour stipend, mileage reimbursement, supplemental accident insurance and training.

Call 801-625-3828 or 801-625-3774

for further questions or to apply.

Visit our WHS Senior Companion website click

Senior Companions (weberhs.net)

for more details.

What Is Weber Human Services Foster Grandparents Program?

This is an AmeriCorps Seniors Program serving Weber, Morgan, Davis, Box Elder and Cache Counties, a volunteer program for individuals age 55 and older. Foster Grandparents are role models, mentors and friends. They serve in area schools, preschools, and after school programs helping children learn to read, providing one-on-one tutoring and guiding children at a critical time in their lives. Foster Grandparents receive a $3/hour stipend, mileage reimbursement, supplemental accident insurance, a free meal and training.

Call 801-625-3865 or 801-625-3782

for further questions or to apply.

Visit our WHS Foster Grandparents website click Foster Grandparents (weberhs.net) for more details.

AmeriCorps Seniors is a network of national service programs for Americans 55 years and older, made up of three primary programs that each take a different approach to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. AmeriCorps Seniors volunteers commit their time to address critical community needs including academic tutoring and mentoring, elderly care, disaster relief support, and more.” (Source: Senior Corps | AmeriCorps (nationalservice.gov)