Job Title:

Person–to-Person Visitation Volunteer

Skills Needed:

  • Love and appreciation for older or disabled adults
  • Patient, encouraging, and enthusiastic attitude
  • Willingness to maintain confidentiality
  • Respect for people of different backgrounds


  • Visit older or disabled adult
  • Engage in conversation or activity
  • After accepting assignment, call service recipient to confirm time and place of visit
  • Report time spent on volunteer service to program coordinator or office staff

Location of Duties:

Home of service recipient

Time Required:

1 – 2 hour visit

Training / Preparation:

Training provided by program coordinator or other Shepherd’s Center designee. Additional updates or additional training as needed and determined by program coordinator or The Shepherd’s Center staff.


Program Coordinator or designated Shepherd’s Center Staff Member