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Deliver a Holiday Package and Visit With Seniors In Their Home

 

Deliver a Holiday Package and Visit With Seniors In Their Home

DOROT alleviates social isolation among older adults and provides services to help them live independently as valued members of the community.

WHAT: Assist with DOROT's Passover Package Delivery and bring warmth and companionship to an older adult neighbor with a visit. All participants will attend a brief orientation and then bring a holiday package to a local older adult and remain for a one-hour visit.

WHERE: In two locations: On the east side, Sutton Place Synagogue - 225 E. 51st St; on the west side, Brandeis High School - 145 W. 84th St.

WHEN: Onetime commitment starting 03-29-2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

TO APPLY: To register as an individual volunteer, please visit www.dorotusa.org/passover. To register a group, please email Sharon Stahl at sstahl@dorotusa.org.

*Volunteers that reach out through the information in this posting are not considered New York Cares volunteers as this listing is separate from the New York Cares official project*

Partner

DOROT for three generations has been an innovative leader in the fields of aging services and volunteerism. DOROT’s mission is to alleviate social isolation among the elderly and provides services to help them live independently as valued members of the community. Some programs offered are: friendly visiting, reading assistance for visually impaired, shopping assistance, English language assistance, and others.