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Through participation A Little Help, older adults remain connected. They increase interaction with youth and engage more with one another to prevent isolation.If you would like to become a member of A Little Help to receive services, please access the application by clicking above.

Membership

Our members 'pay what they can' to access help and programs each year. We believe that funding should not determine whether older adults receive the connection and help they need from their communities. 

Savings with A Little Help

Transportation

  • Average value: $3,700 out-of-pocket expense per household per year

  • For one ride per week, within a reasonable timeframe and distance

Yard and home chores

  • Average value: $1,500 per member household per year

  • Service days in the spring and fall and ad hoc help

Handy help

  • Average value: $480 per household per year
  • Changing light bulbs, minor repairs, diagnosis

Snow shoveling

  • Average value: $400 per household per year

  •  Season-long matching based on availability and geography

Technology help

  • Average value: $400 per household per year

  • One-on-one computer or smartphone tutoring

  • Device diagnosis and problem-solving

Caregiver respite

  • Average value: $4,100 per

  •  household per year

  • 3-4 hours of respite per week with a trained volunteer

Friendly visits/walks

  • Average value: $1,600 per household per year

  •  Weekly in-home visits or walks

Care Calls

  • Average value: $520 per household per year

  • Weekly social and safety calls