Jewish Home at Home offers volunteer services to enable seniors to live in their home or on their own in Bergen County, Rockleigh, NJ
Jewish Home At Home
The Jewish Home at Home provides the services necessary to enable seniors to continue to live in their own home as they age. Volunteer opportunities are tailored to the interests of the volunteers and the needs of the seniors. They include friendly visiting, telephone reassurance calls, assistance with mail and routine bills, transportation to appointments, shared meals, outings, shopping, reading, games, etc.
Safely@Home (Formerly ‘Bonim Builders’)
Safely@Home (formerly Bonim Builders) utilizes volunteers in hands-on projects to renovate or perform critical repairs for qualified low-income homeowners, the elderly, the disabled, and the chronically-ill. Safely@Home creates opportunities for individuals and groups to connect with the concept of Tikkun Olam, or repairing the world, a core value of Judaism. Volunteers of all skill levels are welcome to participate, even those with little or no experience are encouraged to volunteer.
Meaningful B’nai Mitzvah projects are available. Ages 12 and up. Ages 12 – 15 need to be accompanied by a participating adult.
For further information about volunteering, please contact Stacey Orden, Director of Volunteer Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gallen Adult Day Health Care Center
Jewish Home At Home
The Gallen Adult Day Health Care program provides care and services to the elderly living in the community who are experiencing frail health and/or Dementia. The program runs Monday through Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm.
Volunteers are needed to greet and assist clients on and off the bus, transport participants to rehab services and to help serve breakfast and lunch. Volunteer entertainers, musicians, dance troupes are also welcome. Administrative help is appreciated – great for high school students looking for community service hours.