Volunteer Center Directory

This directory is published by the Volunteer Center of Burlington County as a service to our community. For more information regarding local volunteer opportunities, call the Volunteer Center at 609-894-9311 x 1492, 856-222-9311 x 1492) or send an e-mail.

Click on the categories or tags to navigate opportunities by interest level. Use the age categories to locate opportunities designed for that age group.

The Volunteer Center of Burlington County is determined to be a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization. It is affiliated with RSVP Burlington County, DOVIA (Directors of Volunteers in Associations) of Burlington, Camden and Gloucester Counties, NJ Governor’s Office of Volunteerism, Points of Light Foundation-Hands On Network, Volunteer Center National Network and 1-800-Volunteer.org.


To see an alphabetical grid view of all opportunities, click here. For a grid view of all keywords, click here.

  • State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)

    State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is currently looking for 55+ aged volunteers interested in joining the program and willing to council via the telephone. SHIP provides free, objective, confidential  help to people with Medicare who have problems with, or questions about Medicare, Medigap, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Part D Drug Plans and Long Term Care Insurance.  SHIP is a statewide program sponsored by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and sponsored by New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. If you live in Burlington County, contact Ship Coordinator Karen Bennett,  kbennett@bcc.edu   609-894-9311, ext. 1498, Website: www.shiptacenter.org/ to discuss your interest and pre-register for training.

     

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  • Family Success Center of Burlington County

    Family Success Center of Burlington County (a resource service of  Legacy Treatment Center )  strengthens families and empowers individuals to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to raise healthy and happy children. Our staff  helps  individuals, couples and children in Burlington County by offering support and assistance to help build healthy relationships and stable lives. The Family Success Center offers community assistance, family activities, child and teen programs and community support programs. Volunteers are needed for our Parent Advisory Board, Mentoring Moms/Mentoring Dads Program and Senior Outreach Programs. Also, The Family Success Center of Burlington County needs adult volunteers to mentor parents in Burlington County. You do not have to be a parent to mentor, just patient, kind and a good listener. Mentors meet with a mother or father in their community twice per month to provide encouragement and support. Free training and community activities.  For more information and to volunteer, call (609) 267-4001 x103 or email:  Lalfieri@legacytreatment.org

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  • Newborns in Need

    Newborns in Need - Serving all God’s Children - a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity. Provides: provides essential baby items for the economically disadvantaged. We provide customized clothing and items for premature babies. WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP? Donate baby items. (Gently used items accepted up to 12 months, call for pick-up) • Have a diaper drive or baby shower. • Volunteer to knit, crochet, sew, quilt or package store-bought items. • Make a financial donation.• Join us at a meeting listed below. SUGGESTED ITEMS NEEDED: Blankets/Quilts, Sleepers, Gowns, Onesies, Burp cloths, Baby Outfits, Wipes, Comfort toys, Baby wash, Diapers, Booties/Socks, Handmade burial layettes. Meeting Information: third Friday of the month at First United Methodist Church of Mt. Holly, 25 Brainerd St., Mt. Holly from 1pm - 4pm. Call (856) 983-0715 -Email:burlingtoncounty@newbornsinneed.org Website: www.newbornsinneed.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Burlington-County-Newborns-in-Need/101486969952529

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  • Acacia Hospice

    Acacia Hospice is a small non-profit end of life care organization located in Burlington County and serving patients and their families across the region. Our volunteers are treasured members of our hospice family and we are incredibly grateful for the love and support they bring to our work. We are always looking for community members who want to take part in the care we provide and there are many ways to do so. We are on the lookout for Patient & Family Support Volunteers to serve as companions to patients and their families, Administrative Support volunteers to help with a number of office and organizational projects, Pet Therapy volunteers who would like to bring their certified animals to brighten our patients’ lives, Music Therapy volunteers to play and sing with those we serve, and Veteran volunteers who want to support other veterans who are receiving end-of-life care. Additionally, we are always looking for crafty folk who like to sew, crochet, and knit to help make quilts and blankets for our patients. We provide training, an amazingly supportive team environment, and lots of gratitude. Thank you for considering us! If you are interested in learning more about volunteering with Acacia, please call the Volunteer Coordinator at 609.589.4072 or email ewolf@njmasonic.org. Our website is: www.acaciahospice.org

     

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