How to find volunteers to help you and your loved one

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How to find volunteers to help you and your loved one

Many communities in the United States have a "village", which is a network of volunteers who are available to help anyone 60 and over to do a great variety of tasks. These villages are also based on an small area, a neighborhood, a small town, or a community as defined by the volunteers. The people are generous, trained, vetted, and have had a background check for honesty. 


Here is the national web site and the page that lets you look up whether there is village you can be a part of:



in a rural county in Oregon that is starting a new Village

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That's really helpful @JaneCares


Another great resource is that people might find helpful.

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