Services Provided

Tasks that can be performed by an IVC Volunteer

Below are some of the many ways that our volunteers serve our care receivers:

  • Transportation to medical and other necessary appointments (ie Helpline)
  • Transportation to social and recreational activities (ie. Senior Center)
  • Companionship
  • Respite care to relieve overburdened family and friend care givers
  • Perform light household chores
  • Perform light yard work
  • Run errands
  • Prepare light meals
  • Card playing/games
  • “Spirit lifting” activities such as visiting a museum or going to a concert
  • Playing music, singing
  • Reading or writing letters
  • Taking someone for a walk
  • Small organizational tasks
  • Telephone reassurance
  • Grocery Shopping
  • Assistance with Pet Care
  • Assist with projects in the IVC office (ie. Office support, computer, fundraising)