You know how much you value independence in your life. Now you can help other stay independent too. Families in every community struggle to care for their loved ones. By becoming a companion to a frail person you help that frail person stay in their own home and “age in place” If you are 55 or older and want to share your experience and compassion, you what it takes to be a Senior Companion. Senior Companion volunteers serve 20 hours per week, receive a tax-free stipend, paid holidays and leave, transportation assistance, supplemental accident and liability insurance while on duty and training from the organization where you serve.
If you are interested, to find out more please contact Debbie Sumner at Gulf County Senior Citizens at 229-8466.