Welcome to Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada
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Senior Companions offer hope, comfort, and support to seniors that may require additional assistance to continue living independently in their own homes in Southern Nevada. Senior Companions serve and assist seniors that may be frail, in diminishing health, or have physical disabilities.
For more information please call 702-382-0721.

how to become a client

Referrals are made from the following agencies:
Aging & Disabilities Services Division
Clark County Social Services
Senior Dimensions
Meals on Wheels
McFarland Apartments
Monsignor Shallow Apartments
Stella Fleming Apartments

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The goal of the Senior Companion Program is to allow frail homebound seniors to maintain independent and a healthy lifestyle. Senior Companions help reduce isolation and increase quality of life for the clients. Senior Companions assist in preventing or delaying institutionalization of homebound adults with mental, emotional or physical impairments.

services provided to clients

Paying bills
Grocery shopping
Running errands
Meal preparation
Light housekeeping
Advocacy
Transportation to medical appointments

eligibility

Volunteers must be 55 or older.
Meet income eligibility guidelines.
Ability to serve 15-40 hours per week.
Complete required Background Check.
Enjoy working with seniors.

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benefits

Paid orientation and training sessions
Income is non-taxable and non-reportable
Reimbursement for transportation
Annual physical at no cost
Accident and liability insurance while on duty
Annual recognition event

For more information about the Senior Companion Program
please fill out the form below or contact: 702-382-0721.

To be part of the Senior Companion Program you must be willing and able to volunteer
15-40 hours per week to improve the lives of homebound seniors.


 

Become a Senior Companion today!address