3/12/2014 9:52:00 AM Volunteer drivers can give elderly a lift
People Who Care, a non-profit organization with an office in Chino Valley, is seeking caring volunteers from the communities of Chino and Paulden to help adults who can no longer drive because of medical and aging issues, to help them continue living independently.
A Volunteer Information/Orientation Meeting will be from 1-3 p.m. on March 20, at the Chino Valley United Methodist Church, 735 E. Road 1 South, in Chino Valley.
The organization is looking especially for volunteers to help with transportation (appointments for medical, dental and physical therapy), grocery shopping, both shopping for or with the "Neighbor," the organization's name for the person in need.
Volunteers also help with friendly visits and phone calls, minor home repairs, home safety visits, personal paperwork and caregiver relief.Call Barbara in the Chino Valley office at 928-636-3295 for more information and directions.