Volunteer Opportunities:
Blair County, PA

Rewarding Community Service to Give Back and Get Involved

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Blair Senior Services, Inc. provides many volunteer opportunities for local senior residents who want to get involved or give back to the community. Through our VOICE program, we provide internal volunteer opportunities that support many of our departments’ programs. We also support Senior Corps programs through the Corporation for National & Community Service that enable seniors to help the broader community. That means that we have something for every senior volunteer, wherever, whenever, and for whomever you most wish to serve. Volunteering your time, talent, and skill is a critical and rewarding endeavor that supports the growing needs of our community.

Senior Corps, Foster Grandparent,
and Senior Companion Volunteer Programs

While Agency volunteer positions do have minimum age requirements, the Senior Corps programs are open to anyone 55 years old or above. However, some opportunities, such as the Foster Grandparent & Senior Companion programs have income limitations since volunteers receive a stipend for service hours.

National & Community Service Programs (Senior Corps)

Foster Grandparent Program (FGP)

“I am much healthier and have a purpose in life thanks to my volunteer opportunity serving children with the Foster Grandparent Program.”

Senior Companion Program (SCP)

“The program gives me a reason to get up and get going each day and benefits my clients.”

Foster Grandparent Program at Blair Senior Services, Inc.

Blair Senior Services, Inc.’s Foster Grandparent Program is one of the many unique programs the Agency offers. Being a Foster Grandparent to area children is rewarding and beneficial to the Foster Grandparent volunteer and the children they come to know very well. Foster Grandparents serve as surrogate grandparents for children whose extended family may live…