Program: Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
Director: Judith Charest
Address and Telephone: 264 Griffin Street
Fall River, MA 02724
TEL (508) 679-0041 x 215 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
FAX (508) 324-7503
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Brief Program Description: RSVP allows approximately 300 to 400 seniors over the age of 55 to be placed in worthwhile activities in public and private non-profit agencies throughout our service area. On a day to day basis senior volunteers continue to address the needs of their community.
Eligibility: Must be age 55 or older.
Documentation Needed: None
Application Process: Interested parties must come to the Fall River office and fill out an application. We then match the skills and interest of the volunteer against a list of community needs and assign the volunteer to where he or she is needed the most.
Criteria for Selection: Anyone 55 years of age or older may apply.
* All Volunteers are reimbursed for mileage to and from volunteer site (.22/mile no more than $22.00 per month) and some sites provide meals.
*All Volunteers are covered by supplemental Accident & Liability Insurance.
*An Annual Recognition Day Brunch is held every June at the Venus De Milo Restaurant to honor all Volunteers