Project of Pima Council on Aging

    Partner Agency Profiles


    Connecting volunteers 
    with local agencies 
    to meet critical needs 
    in Southern Arizona


    We are an all-volunteer organization 

    that links prospective volunteers 

    with over 80 agencies in our community. 


    Summer 2014
    Hot Opps

    Volunteer Opportunities in 
    Green Valley/Sahuarita Area

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    United Way of Southern Arizona is calling All Volunteers! The VITA Team at United Way of Tucson is gearing up for next year's tax season. Each hour spent volunteering with VITA can help to return up to 50% of a low-income family's annual earnings, so if you're interested in making a difference during tax time, please clickhere to sign up for VITA volunteer orientation.



    Joyner-Green Valley Library wants your help. Do you love to read? Do you want to give back to your community? We need volunteers to help select books and other reading materials for homebound Pima County residents. Read more...



    AARP needs more people to teach the driving course.  Contact Ellen March at Casa Community Center for more information.



    Heartland Hospice Care--Share your gift of listening. Join the Heartland Hospice Care team and help with their Life Review Project by recording or taking notes as patients reflect on their lives. No writing experience is needed, and questions to guide the Life Review are provided. Our team will assist with the finished version to present to the family, so they can remember their loved one for generations to come. Read more...



    Valley Assistance Services – do you like to drive, shop or chat?  Drive seniors to their doctors, pick up prescriptions, buy groceries and provide some socialization.  Read more...

     


    Parkinson’s Support Group of Green Valley would like to establish a Tremble Clefs Program, a singing group with therapeutic results.  They are seeking a music or speech therapist to assist the group. Read more...

     


    Gentiva Hospice is seeking caring individuals to sit with, engage, converse, with our patients and their families. Read more...


    Agape Hospice is looking for Veterans to serve other Veterans, Pet Partner or VIP certified pets, Friendly volunteers, Vigil Volunteers, and special project volunteers.  Must be 18 yrs old.  Read more...

     


    Tubac Presidio State Historic Park - is flexible in scheduling and volunteers get to do what you like doing: Mr./Mrs. Fix-It, Housekeeping, Special Events, Gardening, Computer skills, Marketing assistance, Visitor Information Center, School programs, Children's programs, Visitor Desk duties or Opening/Closing. Read more...

     


    Carondelet Hospice and Palliative Care - if you are in Green Valley this summer we sure could use your help! Read more...


    Friends in Deed - needs volunteers for the summer and all year round.  If you like seeing and greeting people, be a front desk volunteer.  We also need dispatchers for drivers.  Other volunteers can serve in Transportation, Equipment Cleaning and Friends In Deed Friday. Read more...


     United Way of Tucson and Southern Ar.izona - Do you enjoy spending time with young children? Be a Story Time Conductor and read books aloud with children ages 0-5 and their caregivers every Friday morning at Anamax Park in Sahuarita, AZ.  Are you interested in helping kids stay active and physically fit? Be a Volunteer Coach for the Sahuarita Cubs, a group of dynamic kids and parents who have special needs and would like to improve their health!  Positions available for high-school youth: story time conductors and assistant coaches. Read more...


    Soulistic Hospice - Experience the satisfaction of service to others as a hospice volunteer. Share your talents and time offering companionship and support. Read more...


    Tubac Center of the Arts - Friday June, 13th – gates open at 7:00 with music from 8-10pm for our first Summer Sizzler will feature: REGGAE MUSIC UNDER THE STARS and we need volunteers to: to man our three ticket tables, move tables/chairs/tents/garbage bags to the Park at Barrio de Tubac the day of the event and return these items to Tubac Center of the Arts the following morning, loan us the use of a truck, help at the bar station, to man the ice cream station, set up in the morning, clean up the morning after. Read more... 


    Green Valley-Sahuarita Volunteer Clearinghouse - want to find out about the over 73 volunteer agencies in our community? Volunteer to meet with prospective volunteers and to contact agencies. Read more...


    Tubac Center of the Arts needs summer volunteers to help us patch and repaint our Gallery Walls - starting on June 30th and hope to finish by July 11th. Be part of the Tubac Center of the Arts team! Read more...


    Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Program of Pima County -do you want to improve the lives of children in the child welfare/foster care system?  Our volunteers serve as the “eyes and ears” of the Judge; offer the wisdom and insight of the community as they advocate for the best interest of the child; and work to ensure each child is in a safe home and receives appropriate services. Become an advocate and join our efforts to bring the gift of hope to all abused and neglected children – one child at a time. Read more...


    San Miguel High School- Even though school is out for the summer there still is plenty to do! Are you good at organizing spaces, looking to help incoming freshmen students learn basic business etiquette during San Miguel’s summer corporate internship training program, or wanting to assist with simple data entry?  Then we need you! Read more...






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    Green Valley-Sahuarita 
    Volunteer Clearinghouse
    301 W. Camino Casa Verde
    Green Valley, Arizona
    520-625-1150 x 108
     
    Office located at Friends in Deed
     

    Pima Council on Aging invites you to join our
    Healthy Living Team!


    Volunteers in Green Valley Needed. . .

    Your time and talents are needed to help with three health promotion programs that accommodate a variety of skills and time commitments.

    We are actively recruiting volunteers to be trained as leaders/coaches for:


    • A Mater of Balance (Fall Prevention Program)

    • Healthy Living:  Managing Ongoing Health Conditions (CDSMP)

    • Healthy Living with Diabetes (Diabetes Self-Management Program)

    What qualifications do you need?

    • Good communication and interpersonal skills

    • Interest & ability to work with small groups (15–20)of older adults

    • Flexibility

    • Ability to present factual information                                         

    • Enthusiasm and commitment to the respective program

    • Ability to participate in leader training


    As a PCOA healthy living volunteer, you will:

    • Receive specialized training and easy-to use instructional materials

    • Learn new skills and gain valuable experience in program delivery

    • Make a tremendous difference in the lives or people you serve with a proven, effective program

       

    For more information contact: 
    Jennie Cunningham at 520-305-3410 (direct line) or
    jcunningham@pcoa.org.




    United Way of Southern Arizona



    Wednesday, October 22

    Saturday, October 25

    520.300.5777




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