Thu, Jan 27|
Webinar: Developing Volunteer Opportunities to Help Older Adults Stay Engaged
Volunteers are essential support to many Aging Network programs and services. Volunteering also benefits the volunteers, with research showing that volunteering a few hours a week can lead to better mental, physical and emotional health.
Time & Location
Jan 27, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CST
About the Event
Join us for a webinar on January 27 from 2:00-3:00 pm ET focused on developing volunteer opportunities to help older adults stay socially engaged. During the webinar, AmeriCorps Seniors will highlight ways the Aging Network can foster civic engagement through volunteerism and how volunteerism benefits older adults. Attendees will also hear from Erie County Department of Senior Services and Area Agency on Aging, Region One on how they created and sustained volunteer opportunities that help older adults remain engaged and tips for organizations looking to develop similar opportunities.