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Perry County RSVP

About Perry County RSVP

Retired Senior Volunteer Program

 

 

Perry County RSVP

Ruth Liff-Gray, Director

P.O. Box 954
520 First Street
New Lexington, OH  43764

(740) 342-7220 - Phone

Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

Email: rsvp@perrycountyohio.net

 

RSVP Work Locations

  • Autumn Healthcare
  • Genesis Healthcare

At Genesis and Somerset Healthcare, Pantry Players volunteers go to visit and entertain the clients.

  • Interim Healthcare

Interim Healthcare teaches chronic disease classes.  Volunteers assist them with whatever they need assistance with.

  • Corning Food Pantry
  • New Lexington Food Pantry
  • St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry
  • Somerset Food Pantry
  • Thornville Food Pantry

At all the food pantries volunteers distribute food to income eligible clients.  They help them to their cars, stock shelves, keep the pantry clean. In some cases volunteers will pick up food from not only the food bank in Logan, but from each other. The pantry supervisors submit information to the SE Ohio Food Bank.

  • Mt. Aloysius

At Mt. Aloysius, volunteers visit with, read, put puzzles together, sew teddy bears.  We also have our water class there, in which volunteers are certified to teach the class.

  • Pantry Players - Friendly Visitors
  • Perry Behavioral Health Choices

Perry Behavioral Health Choices, volunteers assist with the WISE class.

  • Perry County Job & Family Services

Job & Family service, volunteers help with the Back To School Bash, and other activities that need extra assistance.

  • Perry County Health Department

Perry County Health Dept., volunteers assist with the Flu Clinic and other activities that need extra assistance.

  • Perry County Senior Center

At the Senior Center, volunteers help in the kitchen, also setting tables and cleaning up after the meal.

  • Homemaker
  • Transportation

Our transportation department transports seniors to doctor appointments, grocery store or to pick up medication.  RSVP reimburses them .55 a mile.  (if there is money in the account)

  • Veterans

At our Veterans station, volunteers (including veterans) help pack military packages 4 times a year to send overseas to our active military.  They also ask for donations of items to put in the packages and also the postage to send them.

  • Matter of Balance Classes
  • Tai Chi for Balance
  • Telephone Reassurance
  • Water Aerobics

 

 

 

Volunteer Handbook

(Click to view/download)

Handbook Cover
Acknowledgments, Collaboration, and Intro
History of RSVP
Joining and Placement
Reporting Hours
Volunteer Benefits

Ohio RSVP Project Directors and Coordinators from our RSVP 45th celebration at Ohio’s Service as a Solution Summit.

 

Upcoming Events
Perry Neighborhood Connection February Meeting Feb 21, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Ludowici Tile Plant Factory of Ideas - Tile Plant Road, New Lexington, OH 43764
Rag Rug Seminar Feb 23, 2017 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM — Perry County District Library - 117 S Jackson St, New Lexington, OH 43764
The Real Facts of the Sam Sheppard Case Feb 23, 2017 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Buckeye Lake Yacht Club - 5109 N Bank Rd, Buckeye Lake, OH 43008
Community Basketball Game Mar 01, 2017 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM — New Lexington High School 2547 Panther Dr NE, New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Legal Clinic Mar 07, 2017 03:30 PM - 05:30 PM — Perry County Ohio Courthouse Lower Level - 105 North Main St., New Lexington, Ohio 43764
Upcoming events…