The Jewish Board
“The Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services strengthens families and communities throughout New York City by helping individuals of all backgrounds realize their potential and live as independently as possible.”
Contact to Connect with to begin work:Lori Hardoon at firstname.lastname@example.org. Prospective volunteers are required submit a brief application.
Description of work:
“Ready to take action from the comfort of your own home? Volunteers are needed to place friendly phone calls to homebound seniors to help reduce social isolation and disconnection from the community. Calls can be made any day of the week between 9AM-6PM.
Our partners at JASA sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. In the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, addressing the emerging needs of elderly clients is their first priority.”