“Thank you very much for my visitors, Maddie and her colleague…With virtually no visitors at this stage of life, the program relieves the loneliness caused by friends and relatives passing away.”
SCARSDALE, N.Y. (PRWEB)
September 13, 2019
Sign up for DOROT Westchester’s
Rosh Hashanah Package Delivery
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Bring warmth and companionship to an older neighbor with a Sunday visit. Sign up for orientation, package delivery, and a home visit assignment.
Young Israel of Scarsdale
1313 Weaver Street
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Orientations take place at 10:15 AM and 11:00 AM.
All volunteers must pre-register.
New volunteers will be oriented about DOROT and learn everything they need to successfully participate in this program.
Children 8 and older are welcome. There will be arts & crafts for the kids.
DOROT’s Rosh Hashanah Package Delivery occurs annually, as do other seasonal package deliveries. They bring vital services to elders at moments when their loneliness may be exacerbated by having to spend holidays alone or having not had a visitor in a while.
Thank you to Young Israel of Scarsdale for hosting the Westchester Rosh Hashanah Package Delivery. This program is funded through the US Department of Health and Human Services — Administration on Aging (AOA), New York State Office for the Aging, Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services.
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Published at Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0000