Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities at the Callahan Center

  • Bingo Caller on Wednesdays between 1 and 3 p.m.
  • Computer classes or 1 on 1 tutoring
  • Correspondence with residents of long term facilities
  • Front Lobby reception desk / tour desk
  • Fundraisers for Friends of Callahan
  • Heritage Gallery Gift Shop
  • Light gardening around the property
  • Serve monthly luncheons
  • Special event set-up and decorate or clean-up
  • Travel Department

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer at the Callahan Center, please call 508-532-5980, ext. 4102.

Volunteer Opportunities by and for Seniors in the Community

  • Deliver "Courier" newsletter to locations around the city
  • Friendly visit to seniors in their home
  • Knit or crochet (see details at Community Services)
  • Shop for groceries, etc. for seniors
  • Telephone Reassurance
  • Transportation/escort seniors to appointments

Volunteer Opportunities in the Community

Individuals can assist seniors in the community in the following ways:

  • Food Shopping Assistance - Shop for grocery and other household items
  • Friendly Visiting - Visit elder seniors periodically providing friendly contact
  • Medical Appointment Escort Transport - Drive elder seniors to appointments
  • Reach out! By serving, you respond to the need and strengthen our community
  • Seasonal assistance with yard clean-ups for seniors (Spring and Fall)
  • Telephone Reassurance - Briefly call elder seniors daily to inquire of well being
  • Transportation Assistance - Drive older residents to appointments with your own vehicle and receive mileage reimbursement at designated rate per mile, thanks to a Title III-B grant from BayPath Elder Services

Contact Sam Swisher at 508-532-5980, ext. 4113 or via email.