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    Organizations that are actively seeking individuals with a valid driver license and current insurance who are willing, on a voluntary basis without remuneration, to make short trips to purchase groceries, pick up prescriptions, withdraw or deposit money in the bank, drop off or retrieve laundry and do other small tasks for people who have disabilities and frail elderly individuals who cannot leave their homes or are otherwise unable to perform these tasks for themselves. Also included are volunteer opportunities in markets or similar establishments for people who are willing to deliver groceries to homes of frail elderly individuals or people with disabilities who are unable to go out and shop on their own behalf, and volunteer positions in organizations who have a need for couriers or people to run other types of errands.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Home Care ServicesThe goal of this agency is for volunteers to provide seniors with help to live in their homes as long as possible. Provides friendly visiting, transportation, respite, shopping, errands, light housekeeping, handy-helping, telephone assurance, information-referral. Recruits volunteers who are compassionate, honest, trustworthy, and dependable.SchenectadyIN HOME ASSISTANCECARE LINKS OF SOUTHERN SARATOGA COUNTY
    Volunteer OpportunitiesThe Care Links Program provides volunteers to work with people 60+, providing transportation, friendly visiting, help with shopping, telephone assurance, Respite assistance, Handy Helping, Information/Referral, and an Alzheimer’s Support Group.SchenectadyCARE LINKSCOMMUNITY HUMAN SERVICES
    Volunteer OpportunitiesRecruits adults in the community to help relieve isolation for seniors living in their own homes. Services include friendly visits, outings errands, friendly calls, companionship activities, etc.EssexFRIENDSHIP VOLUNTEER PROGRAMMERCY CARE FOR THE ADIRONDACKS
    Volunteer OpportunitiesOffers volunteer opportunities to work with seniors in a number of capacities including: the home visiting program, assisting with grocery shopping, meal delivery, adult day program assistant, activities leader, office administration and reception.AlbanySENIOR HELP VOLUNTEERSSENIOR SERVICES OF ALBANY

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