Caring Hands Volunteer Caregivers Program - John Muir Health

Address

2855 Mitchell Drive, Suite 100
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

(925) 952-2999

http://www.johnmuirhealth.com/caringhands

Description:

Provides seniors 60+ with a variety of services including friendly visiting and companionship, transportation and escort to doctor appointments, assistance with shopping and errands, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver). All services are generally provided 1 to 3 hours per week to meet a long term need, and are based on the availability of volunteers. Serves Central, South, or East Contra Costa County.

Handicap Accessible?

No

Is Shelter?

No

Date of Official Change:

June 18, 2018

Address Listings

Mailing

2855 Mitchell Drive, Suite 100
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Physical (Primary)

2855 Mitchell Drive, Suite 100
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contacts

Maria Amadea

Primary Contact

Program Manager

maria.amadea@johnmuirhealth.com

Stacy Appel

Volunteer Coordinator

caring.hands@johnmuirhealth.com

Phone Numbers

Main Number

(925) 952-2999

Fax

(925) 952-2998

Accessibility:

Handicap Accessible

Description

Provides seniors over 60 who live independently in their own homes with a variety of free services including friendly visits and companionship, transportation and escort to medical appointments, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver, and assistance with shopping/errands. Volunteers do not perform housecleaning, yardwork or personal care. Clean driving record required. Services are provided 1-3 hours per week to meet a long-term need, and are based on volunteer availability. Serves Central, South, and East Contra Costa County.

Hours

Office: Monday-Friday, 9-5pm

Required Documents

None

Eligibility

Individuals who are not able to drive, live independently in Central, South, or East Contra Costa County, and age 60+

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Call for information.

Languages

English and Spanish; call in advance to confirm a Spanish speaking companion is available. All other language requests are welcome.

Service Area

Contra Costa County (Central, East, South)

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • California
    • Contra Costa County
      • Alamo
      • Antioch
      • Bay Point
      • Blackhawk
      • Brentwood
      • Clayton
      • Clyde
      • Concord
      • Danville
      • Diablo
      • Lafayette
      • Martinez
      • Moraga
      • Oakley
      • Orinda
      • Pinole
      • Pittsburg
      • Pleasant Hill
      • San Ramon
      • Tara Hills
      • Walnut Creek
      • West Pittsburg

Telephone Numbers

Number:
925-952-2999
Type:
Main Number
Name:
Main Number
Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-3300.1800) and related services within the Service Tree.

Description

Provides volunteer opportunities to serve seniors over 60 who live independently in their own homes with a variety of free services including friendly visits and companionship, transportation and escort to medical appointments, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver, and assistance with shopping/errands. Volunteers do not perform housecleaning or assist with personal care. Clean driving record required. Services are provided 1-3 hours per week to meet a long-term need, and are based on volunteer availability. Serves Central, South, and East Contra Costa County.

Hours

Office: Monday-Friday

Required Documents

Proof of drivers license and auto insurance.

Eligibility

Adult 25+ with valid drivers license and auto insurance.

Fees

None

Intake Procedure

Call or email volunteer coordinator for information. Background screening and training are required.

Languages

All languages needed

Service Area

Contra Costa County

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • California
    • Contra Costa County

    Telephone Numbers

    Number:
    925-952-2999
    Type:
    Main Number
    Name:
    Main Number
    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX-2300) and related services within the Service Tree.

    Description

    Provides seniors over 60 who live independently in their own homes with a variety of free services including friendly visits and companionship, transportation and escort to medical appointments, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver, and assistance with shopping/errands. Volunteers do not perform housecleaning, yardwork or personal care. Clean driving record required. Services are provided 1-3 hours per week to meet a long-term need, and are based on volunteer availability. Serves Central, South, and East Contra Costa County.

    Hours

    Office: Monday-Friday, 9-5pm

    Required Documents

    None

    Eligibility

    Individuals who are not able to drive, live independently in Central, South, or East Contra Costa County, and age 60+

    Fees

    None

    Intake Procedure

    Call for information

    Languages

    English and Spanish; call in advance to confirm a Spanish speaking companion is available. All other language requests are welcome.

    Service Area

    Contra Costa County (Central, East, South)

    Geography Served

      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    • California
      • Contra Costa County
        • Alamo
        • Antioch
        • Bay Point
        • Blackhawk
        • Brentwood
        • Clayton
        • Clyde
        • Concord
        • Danville
        • Diablo
        • Lafayette
        • Martinez
        • Moraga
        • Oakley
        • Orinda
        • Pinole
        • Pittsburg
        • Pleasant Hill
        • San Ramon
        • Tara Hills
        • Walnut Creek
        • West Pittsburg

    Telephone Numbers

    Number:
    925-952-2999
    Type:
    Main Number
    Name:
    Main Number
    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-1400.1900-230) and related services within the Service Tree.

    Description

    Provides seniors over 60 who live independently in their own homes with a variety of free services including friendly visits and companionship, transportation and escort to medical appointments, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver, and assistance with shopping/errands. Volunteers do not perform housecleaning, yardwork, or personal care. Clean driving record required. Services are provided 1-3 hours per week to meet a long-term need, and are based on volunteer availability. Serves Central, South, and East Contra Costa County.

    Hours

    Office: Monday-Friday, 9-5pm

    Required Documents

    None

    Eligibility

    Individuals who are not able to drive, live independently in Central, South, or East Contra Costa County, and age 60+

    Fees

    None

    Intake Procedure

    Call for information

    Languages

    English and Spanish; call in advance to confirm a Spanish speaking companion is available. All other language requests are welcome.

    Service Area

    Contra Costa County (Central, East, South)

    Geography Served

      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    • California
      • Contra Costa County
        • Alamo
        • Antioch
        • Bay Point
        • Blackhawk
        • Brentwood
        • Clayton
        • Clyde
        • Concord
        • Danville
        • Diablo
        • Lafayette
        • Martinez
        • Moraga
        • Oakley
        • Orinda
        • Pinole
        • Pittsburg
        • Pleasant Hill
        • San Ramon
        • Tara Hills
        • Walnut Creek
        • West Pittsburg

    Telephone Numbers

    Number:
    925-952-2999
    Type:
    Main Number
    Name:
    Main Number
    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BT-4500.6500-800) and related services within the Service Tree.

    Description

    Provides volunteer opportunities to adults seeking to serve seniors over 60 who live independently in their own homes with a variety of free services including friendly visits and companionship, transportation and escort to medical appointments, respite care (or rest for the family caregiver, and assistance with shopping/errands. Volunteers do not perform housecleaning or assist with personal care. Clean driving record required. Services are provided 1-3 hours per week to meet a long-term need, and are based on volunteer availability. Serves Central, South, and East Contra Costa County.

    Hours

    Office: Monday-Friday

    Required Documents

    Proof of drivers license and auto insurance.

    Eligibility

    Adult 25+ with valid drivers license and auto insurance.

    Fees

    None

    Intake Procedure

    Call or email volunteer coordinator for information. Background screening and training are required.

    Languages

    All languages needed

    Service Area

    Contra Costa County

    Geography Served

      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

    • California
      • Contra Costa County

      Telephone Numbers

      Number:
      925-952-2999
      Type:
      Main Number
      Name:
      Main Number
      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PX-8500) and related services within the Service Tree.

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