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Volunteer when you want, in the way you want!

Become a part of Village Volunteers to help your neighbors age at home.

Help with tasks that are simple for some but difficult for others. 

Contact your local Village office to learn more.


Service volunteer  

  • Transportation
  • Household 
  • Organization (paperwork, closets, etc.) 
  • Take trash bins to and from the curb 
  • Balance checkbooks 
  • Plant care 
  • Pet care 
  • Run errands 
  • Technical assistance 
  • Cell phone set up and training 
  • Email set up and training 
  • Help with devices 
  • Friendly visits 
  • Conversation 
  • Socialization 
  • Respite care 
  • Handy person 
  • Change light bulbs 
  • Check smoke alarms 
  • Hang pictures 
  • Move outdoor furniture 
  • Simple repairs 
  • Telephone check-in 
  • Friendly conversation 
  • Check on needs/well-being 

Village Office Volunteer 

  • Answering phones 
  • Scheduling services on the computer 
  • Record keeping 
  • Digitize files 
  • Equipment Inventory 

Other Volunteer Opportunities

  • Support and mentoring for new volunteers 
  • Social and educational program development 
  • Club leaders and helpers (examples: book club, mahjongg club, bridge club, etc.) 
  • Event planners and helpers 
  • Community outreach 
  • Neighborhood/HOA representative 
  • Graphic designer 
  • Webmaster 
  • Photographers 
  • Writers (articles, spotlights, interviews) 
  • Videographers 
  • Social media manager
  • Committee members
  • Development
  • Finance
  • Marketing & Communication
  • Membership & Volunteering

If you are interested in volunteering, complete the online application below. If you have questions, please contact the Village office in your area.

Volunteer Application

Helping older adults live independently

Village Volunteers (302) 703-2568
16686 Kings Highway • Suite B • Lewes, DE 19958
Lewes, Milton, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach
South Coastal Village Volunteers (302) 500-1281
Bethany Beach, Millville, Ocean View, South Bethany