Retired Senior Volunteer Program
RSVP allows seniors over the age of 55 to be placed in worthwhile activities in public and private non-profit agencies throughout the Fall River and Taunton areas. On a day to day basis senior volunteers continue to address the needs of their community.
Fall River Office
Program: Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
Director: Judy Charest
Address: 264 Griffin Street Fall River, MA 02724
Telephone: (508) 679-0643 x 215
Fax: (508) 324-7503
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Eligibility: Must be age 55 or older.
Documentation Needed: Photo ID
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) and some sites provide meals.
* Volunteers may be covered by supplemental Accident & Liability Insurance.
* An Annual Recognition Brunch is held every June at the Venus DeMilo Restaurant to honor all Volunteers.