Githens Center (Burlington County Cerebral Palsy Association) in Mount Holly seeks volunteers (14+) to provide recreation, entertainment, companionship and client care, for children and adults with physical and other types of disabilities. Volunteers are also needed for fund raising, special and seasonal events, computers, and office support. Center hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm and two Saturdays a month between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm. Call our Volunteer Coordinator at 609-261-1667, or email firstname.lastname@example.org – www.githenscenter.org
Burlington County Division of Cultural and Tourism seeks volunteers (18+) with an interest in the arts and local history. We are located in Historic Smithville Park in Eastampton, headquarters for the County Parks System. Call 609-265-5068 for volunteer opportunities. The Friends of the Mansion at Smithville and the Smithville Conservancy are two volunteer organizations who are always seeking volunteers for docents and fundraising events. Proceeds benefit the parks and defray programming costs. email@example.com – www.co.burlington.nj.us
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is currently looking for 55+ aged volunteers interested in joining the program and willing to council via the telephone. SHIP provides free, objective, confidential help to people with Medicare who have problems with, or questions about Medicare, Medigap, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Part D Drug Plans and Long Term Care Insurance. SHIP is a statewide program sponsored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and sponsored by New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. If you live in Burlington County, contact Ship Coordinator Karen Bennett, firstname.lastname@example.org 609-894-9311, ext. 1498, Website: www.shiptacenter.org/ to discuss your interest and pre-register for training.
Family Success Center of Burlington County (a resource service of Legacy Treatment Center ) strengthens families and empowers individuals to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to raise healthy and happy children. Our staff helps individuals, couples and children in Burlington County by offering support and assistance to help build healthy relationships and stable lives. The Family Success Center offers community assistance, family activities, child and teen programs and community support programs. Volunteers are needed for our Parent Advisory Board, Mentoring Moms/Mentoring Dads Program and Senior Outreach Programs. Also, The Family Success Center of Burlington County needs adult volunteers to mentor parents in Burlington County. You do not have to be a parent to mentor, just patient, kind and a good listener. Mentors meet with a mother or father in their community twice per month to provide encouragement and support. Free training and community activities. For more information and to volunteer, call (609) 267-4001 x103 or email: Lalfieri@legacytreatment.org
Newborns in Need - Serving all God’s Children - a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity. Provides: provides essential baby items for the economically disadvantaged. We provide customized clothing and items for premature babies. WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP? Donate baby items. (Gently used items accepted up to 12 months, call for pick-up) • Have a diaper drive or baby shower. • Volunteer to knit, crochet, sew, quilt or package store-bought items. • Make a financial donation.• Join us at a meeting listed below. SUGGESTED ITEMS NEEDED: Blankets/Quilts, Sleepers, Gowns, Onesies, Burp cloths, Baby Outfits, Wipes, Comfort toys, Baby wash, Diapers, Booties/Socks, Handmade burial layettes. Meeting Information: third Friday of the month at First United Methodist Church of Mt. Holly, 25 Brainerd St., Mt. Holly from 1pm - 4pm. Call (856) 983-0715 -Email:email@example.com Website: www.newbornsinneed.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Burlington-County-Newborns-in-Need/101486969952529
Acacia Hospice is a small non-profit end of life care organization located in Burlington County and serving patients and their families across the region. Our volunteers are treasured members of our hospice family and we are incredibly grateful for the love and support they bring to our work. We are always looking for community members who want to take part in the care we provide and there are many ways to do so. We are on the lookout for Patient & Family Support Volunteers to serve as companions to patients and their families, Administrative Support volunteers to help with a number of office and organizational projects, Pet Therapy volunteers who would like to bring their certified animals to brighten our patients’ lives, Music Therapy volunteers to play and sing with those we serve, and Veteran volunteers who want to support other veterans who are receiving end-of-life care. Additionally, we are always looking for crafty folk who like to sew, crochet, and knit to help make quilts and blankets for our patients. We provide training, an amazingly supportive team environment, and lots of gratitude. Thank you for considering us! If you are interested in learning more about volunteering with Acacia, please call the Volunteer Coordinator at 609.589.4072 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Our website is: www.acaciahospice.org
Volunteer Center of Burlington County
c/o Rowan College at Burlington County
Evans Hall 365
900 College Circle
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
(856) 222-9311 x 1492
Donations can now be made to the Joe Laufer Scholarship Fund
Volunteer Center of Burlington County is providing you with new perks to show our appreciation for your interest in volunteerism.
Volunteer Center of Burlington County - Funded in part by:
The Corporation for National and Community Service/ NJ Volunteer Generation Fund.