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About Perry County RSVP

Retired Senior Volunteer Program

 

Perry County RSVP

Ruth Liff-Gray, Director

121 West Brown 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

 

Click HERE to view/download the RSVP brochure.

 

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.

 


Pantry Players December 9, 2016 at Fairview Assisted Living.

Upcoming Events
Holiday tips for the Alzheimer's Caregiver Dec 14, 2017 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM — GENESIS HEALTH CARE - 920 South Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
American Red Cross Blood Drive Dec 15, 2017 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Ludowici - Local 505 - 4757 Tile Plant Rd., New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Health Screenings Dec 19, 2017 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Drive, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry Neighborhood Connection December Meeting Dec 19, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Ludowici Tile Plant Factory of Ideas - Tile Plant Road, New Lexington, OH 43764
Chronic Disease Class - Joint Replacement Before and After Care Dec 21, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Arethusa Springs Apartments - 530 1st St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Upcoming events…