If you are 55 years or older, sign up with Retired and Senior Volunteers Program. Accident, liability and excess auto insurance provided. Mileage reimbursement available. Call 271-0255, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., weekdays. Or stop by 714 W. Main St., Suite 2, Grass Valley, 95945.

Cat cuddler

Cuddle cats and walk dogs.

Ramp builder

Build wheelchair ramps at private homes. A basic knowledge of carpentry is needed.

Baby Track

Visit new moms at the hospital and deliver gifts and information to encourage early-childhood immunizations. One morning a week for about an hour.

Police patrol

Help with special events, do home vacation checks, and patrol on foot and auto. Must have good driving record, valid license, and ability to stand and sit for long periods of time.

Data entry


Enter data on Fridays for three hours.

Friendly visitor/phone


Help someone who has become isolated due to the loss of a loved one or because they can no longer drive. Visitors and phone friends are carefully matched; ongoing training.


lab aide

Must have PC background, working with Microsoft Office 2000 and Windows 98/2000. Work with high school students and teachers.

Public Authority Board

Applications being accepted for Public Authority Board. Candidates should have a strong background in law, accounting, CPS, business and or nonprofit boards. Assist in the distribution of funds for in-home support of daily living activities for seniors and the disabled.


Transport clients to appointments, shopping and other destinations locally, and to out-of-county medical trips. Use your own vehicles and be reimbursed for mileage.

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