Visit with seniors around Sonoma County

Jewish Family and Children’s Service’s “Seniors at Home” program is expanding its older adult visiting aspect to provide more intensive support to those seniors with a history of mental health issues. Through one-hour weekly visits, volunteers help seniors engage more fully in their communities. No previous experience working with seniors [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Work in the gift shop at Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital

Do you enjoy helping and meeting new people? Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital is looking for volunteers for its new gift shop who are mature and committed with an interest in sharing a few hours of their time once a week. If interested, contact Fran Rizzo at franrizzo147@rocketmail.com.

By | February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Become a Laguna de Santa Rosa docent

Learn about the Laguna de Santa Rosa then share that knowledge with 2nd–4th grade students during classroom visits and field trips. Volunteers are trained in a 10-week course beginning March 13. Informational meetings are on Feb. 16 and Feb. 27. For details, visit lagunafoundation.org or call 707-527-9277, ext. 102.

By | February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Volunteer with equine program at Howarth Park

The Pony Express Equine Assisted Skills for Youth is currently accepting applications for volunteers for its life skill/leadership program. Applicants need to be 12 or older, enjoy working with kids and horses, and be available on weekends to assist at Santa Rosa’s Howarth Park. For more information, check out theponyexpressrocks.org [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Love the outdoors? Volunteer with state parks

Volunteers are needed to help operate Jack London and Sugarloaf Ridge state parks, doing things like staffing entrance stations, lead tours, work as docents in the Jack London House of Happy Walls Museum, drive golf carts and assist with special events. Volunteers only need commit four hours a month and [...]

By | February 5th, 2017|1 Comment

Become a health coach

Sonoma Valley Hospital is looking for volunteers who are willing undergo training to be health coaches in its Community Care Network. The service is available to all community members following a hospital stay who want help managing a chronic health condition. For more information, contact Jenny at 707-935-5122, or jschubert@svh.com.

By | January 26th, 2017|0 Comments