Volunteer Activities

Volunteer Activities 2018-05-02T10:09:41-04:00


Volunteer Chester County opens the door to a wide range of volunteer activities in our area. We offer opportunities for every skill level; across many, different areas of interest. Here is a brief list of the ways VCC volunteers are serving today:

  • ZOOM : driving clients from local social service agencies to essential care appointments within the County
  • Children: helping as tutors, mentors, school volunteers, and pen pals
  • Adults: teaching English-as-a-Second Language, reading, computer, job readiness skills and tutoring University students
  • Community Needs: serving at food cupboards, thrift shops, shelters, programs for special needs children, and in affordable housing programs
  • Health Care: staffing and coordinating blood drives, providing caring support in hospitals, using professional medical skills to serve at clinics for uninsured people
  • Community, Arts and Culture: serving as docents, giving educational and historical tours, leading programs, preserving and restoring photographs and artifacts, creating newsletters and organizing event publicity
  • Consumer Education: teaching groups and individuals about healthcare benefits, Medicare, insurance fraud, and how to advocate for oneself or a loved one in long-term care environments
  • Caring Neighbors: visiting elderly and shut-ins and providing transportation to Family Service Project ONE clients