United Way of Southwestern PA - Alle-Kiski Open Your Heart to a Senior

Open Your Heart to a Senior

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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceProviding volunteer companionship and assistance to help seniors remain living in their homes and communities, independent and healthy. Assistance may include transport to medical appointments, telephone reassurance, errands and shopping, caregiver relief, home safety checks and friendly visiting.
Geographical AreaLower Burrell, Upper Burrell, New Kensington, Arnold, 15068
Intake ProcedureCall Program Director and/or volunteer will schedule home visit to complete an intake.
Intake RequirementsMust be completed at persons own home
Helpful TipsOnce registered, a 1 week notice is required for transportation requests
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
EligibilityMust be a senior over 60 years of age or older, and living at home.
Hours of Operation Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Maureen Zang
Contact's Position Program Director
Contact's Email maureen.zang@unitedwayswpa.org
Physical Site Address 1 3400 Garvers Ferry Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Lower Burrell, PA 15068
Main Phone 724-224-3199
Web Address http://unitedway4u.org/index.php?pr=Alle-Kiski
Additional Information
Update Response ReceivedYes
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
Affiliated Program: Open Your Heart to a Senior
This Service: United Way of Southwestern PA - Alle-Kiski Open Your Heart to a Senior
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Conversation Partner Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2300.1700-140)
Errand Running/Shopping Assistance (PH-3300.1800)
Friendly Chat (PH-1400.1900-200)
Friendly Telephoning (PH-1400.1900-220)
Friendly Telephoning Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2300.1700-180)
Friendly Visiting (PH-1400.1900-230)
Home Visit Volunteer Opportunities (PX-2300.1700-300)
Smoke Alarms (JR-8400.8000)
Yard Maintenance (PH-3300.9750)