PALS Weekly Phone Caller

Christina Klein Older Adult Services

Description: Volunteer will come into JFCS and call the listed PALS clients and PALS drivers to remind and confirm the rides for the following week. Requirements: Volunteer will have an understanding of basic senior aging issues and will provide a nurturing, patient and encouraging environment for the client(s). Volunteer must have a firm understanding of confidentially issues. Training Requirements: Volunteer …

PALS Driver

Christina Klein Older Adult Services

Description: Volunteer will be asked to drive a JFCS client to or from an assigned destination in the volunteer’s own vehicle. Assignments take place directly through a conversation or email from the assigned JFCS staff person to the volunteer. Volunteers are asked to drive at least once each month if possible. Requirements: Volunteer must have an excellent driving record based …

Oral History Interviewer

Christina Klein Older Adult Services

Description: Volunteer will be asked to meet with specifically assigned interviewees in order to record answers to the designated survey questions. Volunteer will need to record these sessions or to hand write the responses and deliver either the tape or paperwork to JFCS upon completion. Requirements: Excellent listening skills are a must. The ability to converse easily with others and …