Volunteer Services

Senior Companions

Start making a difference!

Senior Companion volunteers do what a friend would do…. Spend time sharing stories, help with day-to-day activities. Provide encouragement. Help with grocery shopping. Go to Dr.’s appointments. Laugh together. Go for a walk. Play games. Tidy up. Enjoy life. All to support your ability to live as independently as possible.

2017 / 2018 Statistics

Number of Volunteers ...................................... 84
Number of Hours Served .......................... 83,186
Number of Clients Served .............................. 218
Number of Caregivers given respite ............... 57
Miles Driven .............................................. 156,884
 

To Qualify as a Senior Companion

  • Age 55 or older.
  • Income below $2,032/month (single) or $2,743/month (couple).
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Love to be with people!
  • Willing to serve a minimum of 15 hours per week.
  • Tax Exempt Stipend $2.65/ hour.
  • Mileage reimbursement $.41/mile.
  • Meal reimbursement $1.25/meal.
  • Knowing you are making a difference.

Benefits of a Senior Companion

Information

If you want to help improve the quality of life for older adults in our community, contact Karyl Chase at
801-625-3828 or email karylc@weberhs.org.

 

You can make "independence a realty."

 

CONTACT US

Weber Human Services

237 26th Street

Ogden, UT 84401

www.weberhs.org/home

(801) 625-3700 - Daytime Number and 1-800-273-8255 - 24 Hour Crisis

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Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday  8:00AM – 5:00PM

Saturday - Sunday       Closed

 


Other Contact Numbers

Senior/Aging Services: 801-625-3770
Northern Utah Autism Program: 801-394-5936
WHS Billing Office: 801-625-3609
WHS Records Office: 801-625-3831
UA Lab: 801-778-6220

WEBER HUMAN SERVICES

237 26th Street

Ogden, UT 84401

PHONE: (801) 625-3700

(Daytime Number)

24hr Crisis: 1-800-273-8255

Senior/Aging Services: 801-625-3770
Northern Utah Autism Program: 801-394-5936
WHS Billing Office: 801-625-3609
WHS Records Office: 801-625-3831
UA Lab: 801-778-6820