Virtual Conversations with Older Adults

Due to COVID-19 and social distancing, there has been an increase in isolation and loneliness amongst older adults. You can help combat this loneliness by participating in virtual conversations with them!

Please sign up for this opportunity if you are willing to make either a six-month or one-year commitment to volunteering through conversations. You must be 18 or older to participate, and a background check (not paid for by you) will be required.

Type of help: To have virtual conversations with older adults
Languages spoken: English
What else ...: Join us on our mission to spread joy! Brighten A Day is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that works to lift the spirits of those who are in need of some cheer by sending them love, hope, and joy through cards and gifts. We want to help overcome the loneliness epidemic, and our vision is that people everywhere will have a reason to smile. We have reached tens of thousands of people throughout the United States and in many other countries and are continuing to reach more people!
How many travelers can volunteer?: Unlimited
Accommodation suggestions: N/A
Hours expected: TBD
Availability: ASAP
Wish List: N/A
How would you like to volunteer?:
Virtual (you can do it from a computer, home or anywhere)
In Person (you'll go to a physical location)
Cause Category:
Arts & Culture
Emergency & Saftey
Immigrants & Refugees
Seniors
Sports & Recreation
Faith Based
Computers & Technology
Justice & Legal
Advocacy & Human Rights
Animals & Wild Life
Children & Youth
Families
Women
Hunger
Health & Medicine
Politics
Community
International
Disaster Relief
Homeless & Housing
LGBTQ+
Veterans & Military Family
Race & Ethnicity
Environment
People with Disabilities
Crisis Support
Education & Life Skills
Length of Time :
Short-Term ( one time or less than a month)
Long Term ( 30 days or more)
Region:
USA
Canada
Caribbean
Central America
Middle East
South America
Africa
India
Europe
Asia
Australia
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