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AmeriCorps Seniors

AmeriCorps Seniors taps the skills, talents, and experience of seniors to meet a wide range of community challenges.

 

JFSA’s AmeriCorps Seniors program offers the opportunity for adults 55 and older to serve in their community in a variety of capacities. Foster Grandparent Program volunteers serve in schools with high-needs students, while Senior Companion volunteers serve in the homes of home-bound adults who need support maintaining their independent lifestyle.

AmeriCorps Senior Volunteers

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Benefits of becoming an AmeriCorps Senior Volunteer

Improving the quality of your life and others.

Receive an hourly, tax-free stipend for your time.

Transportation reimbursement to/from assignments

Supplemental Liability insurance is provided.

Paid monthly In-service training and a chance to socialize with other volunteers.

Absence/leave accrual.

Fun and enriching annual volunteer recognition and appreciation events.

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​Eligibility to be an

AmeriCorps Seniors Volunteer

Must be at least 55 years of age.

Pass a criminal history check.

Meet specific income eligibility guidelines.

Agree to serve between 15-40 hours per week.

Must enjoy and want to work with children or seniors.

Join AmeriCorps Senior Volunteers

Whether you are interested in becoming an AmeriCorps Seniors member yourself, know someone who’d be a great fit, or just want some more information, click on the link below, fill out our contact form, and we will be in touch with you soon.

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