Volunteer who works at front desk greeting individuals, answering phones and assisting staff at the senior center.
- INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAMS
Senior volunteer who is a pen pal or reads with elementary-aged children September through May.
- LUNCH PROGRAM – TEMPE COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY
Volunteers help with all aspects of the lunch program taking reservations, setting up lunchroom and serving meals.
- PEER SUPPORT PROGRAM
Volunteer support specialists, over the age of 50, provide support and encouragement to others dealing with difficult situations in their lives.
- PETS ON WHEELS
Volunteers and their pets provide pet therapy by visiting nursing homes, rehabilitation patients, and developmentally challenged youth.
Call: (602) 735-6886
- PARTNERS IN HEALTH AND AGING: DUET
Volunteers assist homebound seniors with a variety of services such as shopping, friendly visitng, paperwork assistance, handyman, respite, computer assistance, support for grandparents raising grandchildren and more.
Call: (602) 274-5022
- BENEFITS ASSISTANCE COUNSELOR – AREA
AGENCY ON AGING
Volunteer counselor who helps individuals with Medicare, insurance and other health benefits.
Call: (602) 264-2255
- BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENER
Completes blood pressure screening for walk-in clients.
- TAX ASSISTANCE ADVISOR – AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED PERSONS
Volunteers assist individuals with their taxes.
- GLEANERS PROGRAM
Volunteers meet every Thursday at the Granite Reef Senior Center to prepare brown bags.