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Big Brother Big Sisters

http://www.nepabbbs.org

Help put hope into a child's future by volunteering as a Big Brother or a Big Sister.

Time Commitment: 1 year commitment required. 1 visit at least once a week.

Contact:

Volunteer Coordinator
570-347-5616

Dunmore Senior Center

Are you a music major, or do you simply enjoy playing an instrument? We are looking for individuals for ongoing opportunities to play with the band, sing in the chorus, and participate in musical productions. There are also opportunities for internships through the program.

Contact:

Jeanne
570-207-2662, x1

Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania

Outreach Manager: Work directly with girls on Girl Scout programs for 1-2 hrs weekly. Skills needed include: enjoy working with kids of all ages, patience, and flexibility.

Time Commitment: Varying times- will work with student schedule

Contact:

Maureen McGuigan
570-344-1224 x321
mmcguigan@gshpa.org

Heartland Hospice

38 North Main Street, Pittston, PA

Companion/ Visitor Volunteer Needed at the Scranton Office

Time Commitment: Flexible Hours

Contact:

Brittany Bisel
570-654-0220
4664officestaff5@hcr-manor.com

Hospice of the Sacred Heart

www.hospicesacredheart.org

Volunteers needed for one-on-one visits with patients or for special group projects such as music and art therapy projects, Christmas caroling, or preparing welcome baskets.

Time Commitment: Flexible hours according to your schedule and special project.

Contact:

570-706-2400

Life Geisinger

Music Therapy Majors or Minors - Volunteers needed to provide music therapy to its clients.

Contact:

570-558-6160

Meals on Wheels of NEPA

Deliver meals on a weekly basis to homebound persons who are unable to prepare meals for themselves because of physical disabilities, old age or temporary illness.

Time Commitment: Monday-Friday 10:00 am-1:00pm 1.5 hours a week depending on volunteer.

Contact:

Elaine Baresse
570-346-2421

Moses Taylor Hospital H.E.L.P.

Hospital Elder Life Program: Volunteers needed to work in partnership with doctors and nurses to provide geriatric care. Some volunteer opportunities include communicating with the patients, relaxation techniques, recreation, comfort/spirituality, and meals.

Time Commitment: 2 hours a week Monday-Friday Relatively Flexible *interview process required

Contact:

570-340-2161

Pocono Equestrian Center

We are in need of volunteers that can walk beside a child while on a horse and horse leaders (lead the horse). Also people who would like to hold / help with fundraising events. We operate out of Mystic Mountain Stables in Madison Twp. (20 miles from Scranton).

Time Commitment: Saturdays, Mondays, Some Wed. evenings, and Friday evenings

Contact:

Beverly Peffer
570-348-9795
bpeffer@poconoequestrian.org

Sr. Paul's Church

Religious Ed. Teachers
6th, 7th & 8th grades
Pre-Confirmation & Confirmation Classes

Time Commitment: Mondays 5:45 - 6:45 p.m. Oct. 15 - April 19

Contact:

Sister Angela
570-346-3359

St. Joseph's Center

Special Friend Program or Client Assistant

Time Commitment: 1 visit a week at regularly scheduled time.

Contact:

Kathy Norton
570-342-8379
knorton@stjosephscenter.org

St. Joseph's Center Maternity & Family Services

Translators, Pantry Assistants, Mother Infant Program Volunteers needed.

Time Commitment: Flexible Hours

Contact:

Ann Marie Locker or Ruma Marshall
570-558-5050

Telespond Senior Services

Looking for Tel-A-Care volunteers who would make phone calls from home to homebound clients of Telespond Senior Services.

Contact:

Lucille
570-961-1950

United Neighborhood Center Youth Program

Volunteers needed to assist with homeowrk help, leadership programs, and other activities with youth programs.

Contact:

Mary Endrusick
570-343-8835
mendrusick@uncnepa.org

United Neighborhood Centers, SCOLA Volunteers for Literacy

Literacy Volunteers are needed to help an adult improve reading, writing, math, life skills, or English as a Second Language.

Time Commitment: Individual tutor training provided via video with flexible training hours. Tutor three hours per week based on your availability.

Contact:

Mary Ann Tolerico
570-346-6203, x15
mtolerico@uncnepa.org

Women's Resource Center

Need help moving furniture and families for transitional housing. Will call in advance for volunteers. No training or clearance required.

Time Commitment: On an as-needed basis

Contact:

Jeanne Decker
570-346-4671

WVIA Public Television Station

Volunteers are needed to help answer phones and take pledges for the September 2014 TV Membership Drive.

Time Commitment: Morning Shift 8AM-12 Noon; Evening Shift 8PM-11PM

Contact:

Cristin Marcy
570-602-1123
cristinmarcy@wvia.org