This episode of Mature Living highlights how volunteerism helps build strong communities and increases socialization. Volunteering can also improve physical health and longevity in those who volunteer. Emily Swenson, Supervisor of Volunteer Solutions with the Fairfax Area Agency on Aging, shares tips on how individuals who need assistance can seek help from volunteer services, as well as information for those who want to assist others. Learn about opportunities with Volunteer Fairfax. Two volunteers, Maria Romain, a S.A.I.L instructor, and Jeff Rogers, an IT On-Call volunteer, explain how they got involved in volunteering, and the benefit they gain from their experience. Watch Mature Living.
Volunteer Drivers, Social Visitors and Grocery Shoppers Needed
Form a meaningful, new connection with an older adult or an adult with disability who is connected to a Department of Family Services case manager.