Adults 55 or older are invited to share their time and talents through the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. Accident, liability and excess auto insurance are provided; mileage reimbursement is available.

Call RSVP at 271-0255 weekdays (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) or stop by 471 Sutton Way, No. 202, in Grass Valley.

Friends of the Library

Join an active group of volunteers in support of the Nevada County Libraries. Volunteers are needed to sort, price and shelve donated books, maintaining the web site and a volunteer is needed to act as treasurer.

Busy front office

Greet the public, answer visitor’s questions, and share information about the opportunities, activities, and events at the community/senior center.

Drivers needed

Volunteer drivers are needed to help your neighbors travel to appointments in and around Nevada County. Schedules are flexible, and mileage is reimbursed. Phone volunteers are also needed to answer phones and confirm ride requests.


Volunteers are needed to provide information and referrals about community resources with the use of a computerized database. Training is provided, and there are morning and afternoon shifts.

Office assistant

A short-term volunteer is needed with word processing experience and general office skills.


A clerk is needed to screen clients for eligibility, make referrals, file, and do legal research.


A Tuesday volunteer is needed to wash and set hair.

Friendly visitors

Visitors are needed year round to make visits or calls to socially isolated seniors in your area.

Our elders who lack transportation feel vulnerable and alone. Sharing life experiences and enjoyable activities can brighten their day.

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