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Senior Volunteer Programs

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Margaret Lucero
SVP Administrator
 
City of Alamogordo Otero County
SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS
2201 Puerto Rico Avenue
Alamogordo, NM 88310



Upcoming Events

28 January - VSY Training - 11:00 - 3:00 pm
30 January - RSVP Training/Social - Alamo Senior Center
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12 February - Valentine Bake Sale Fundraiser
19  February - Senior Advisory Council - Alamo Senior Center - 1:00 pm

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12 February - VALENTINE FUNDRAISER

LOCATIONS:  1st American Bank - 1300 N. White Sands - 9:00 - 1:00 pm
Alamo Senior Center - 2201 Puerto Rico - 9:00 - 1:00 pm






Our Senior Volunteer Program Staff members:

Name: Position: Phone Number: Email:

Margaret Lucero

Volunteer Programs Administrator

575.439.4154 ext 4552

mlucero@ci.alamogordo.nm.us

Karen Groves

FGP/SCP Coordinator

575.439.4154 ext 4553

kgroves@ci.alamogordo.nm.us

 Jessica Ott

RSVP Coordinator

575.439.4154 ext. 4551

 jott@ci.alamogordo.nm.us

Fax

 

575.439.4371


 

 

RETIRED & SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM (RSVP)
MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Retired & Senior Volunteer Programs (RSVP) is to encourage Otero County residents age 55 and older to use their time, talents and life long experience to improve their community’s critical needs. The services provided by RSVP volunteers are in seven program emphasis areas: Health & Nutrition, Human Needs Services, Education, Environment, Public Safety, Community & Economic Development, and Faith Based Services. The SVP Staff will provide the training; encouragement and support that Senior Volunteers need to carry out their volunteer duties and achieve their own personal goals. The SVP Staff will endeavor to impress upon our volunteers the community’s appreciation for their significant positive impact in improving the way of life in our community. A primary part of our mission is to educate our community on the valuable services that our Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) provide in our community; and to provide our volunteers with the recognition they so richly deserve.

The RSVP, is sponsored by the City of Alamogordo, has been providing services to Otero County since 1975.

Learn more about:
Senior Volunteer Programs
RSVP Program
SCP Program
FGP Program
Links:
http://www.seniorcorps.org/
Forms:
RSVP Timesheet
RSVP Application
SCP-FGP Application
Jan-Feb Insert
Essential Piece Jan-Feb Newsletter


SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM (SCP)
MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Senior Companion Program is to provide meaningful retirement opportunities for low-income persons over fifty-five (55) by providing the mechanism for them to assist other adults who need person-to-person support because of loneliness, isolation, illness, or disability. The Senior Volunteer Program Office Staff will provide the training, encouragement and support that our SCP Volunteers need in order to carry out their program duties and to achieve their own personal goals.

The SCP, sponsored by the City of Alamogordo, has been providing services to seniors since 1995.

 

 

FOSTER GRANDPARENT PROGRAM (FGP)
MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the FGP is to provide meaningful retirement opportunities for low-income persons over fifty-five (55) to serve as mentors, tutors, and caregivers for children and youth with special/exceptional needs. FGP Volunteers will develop a supportive intergenerational relationship that will enable these students to achieve their educational and personal goals. The Senior Volunteer Program Office Staff will provide the training, encouragement and support that our FGP Volunteers needs in order to carry out their program duties and to achieve their own personal goals.

The FGP, sponsored by the City of Alamogordo, has been providing services to children since 1995.

 Call 575-439-4154 or come by the RSVP office located in the Alamo Senior Center to learn more about our outstanding programs!