Catholic Charities is one of the largest providers of social services in Massachusetts, offering nearly 90 programs and services in 27 locations around eastern Massachusetts.
Volunteers are needed in a number of capacities north of Boston:
Companions to the Aging (Lynn area)
Volunteers provide companionship, a listening ear, and knowledge of available community services to isolated elders in the Lynn area on a weekly basis. Training and supervision are provided.
Teaching and Tutoring (Lynn)
Volunteers provide instruction to adult English Language Learners (ELL) individually or in small classes. Volunteers generally make a yearly commitment and meet with students once a week for one to two hours. Training is provided.
Clerical Support (Lynn, Salem, Danvers)
Clerical support is needed at offices in Lynn, Salem, and Danvers to answer telephones, greet clients, and help with paperwork and occasional mailings. Other special projects are based on skills and experience.