Crisis Link and CareRing offers services and volunteer opportunities to seniors. 10 a.m. Tuesday at Walter Reed Senior Center, 2909 S. 19th St., Arlington. Free with 55+ Pass, registration required. 703-228-0955.
Long Branch Nature Center seeks volunteers age 9 and older to remove invasive plants. 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington. 703-228-6535.
NAMI Northern Virginia offers volunteer opportunities. email@example.com.
Travelers Aid seeks volunteers to staff airport information desks and provide tourism information. Must commit to six months. Training, parking provided. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-417-3975.
Virginia Hospital Center needs volunteers to assist patients and visitors and help in the nonprofit gift shops. 703-558-6401.
Volunteer Alexandria: Call the numbers below or contact Volunteer Alexandria at 703-836-2176, email@example.com or www.volunteeralexandria.org for information on the following opportunities:
Alexandria Sheriff’s Office offers volunteer opportunities. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-746-5079.
Alexandria Visitors Center at Ramsay House needs tour volunteers. email@example.com or 703-746-3313.
Center for Alexandria’s Children needs play group facilitators. www.alexandriava.gov/volunteer. SBritton@centerforalexandriaschildrenemail.org or 703-746-6018.
Computer Core seeks career development coaches. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-931-7346, Ext. 104.
Empowered Women International (EWI) needs entrepreneur mentors and financial advisers. http://ewint.org/contribute/volunteer. email@example.com or 571-312-4781.
Gadsby’s Tavern Museum needs tour guides. 703-746-4242.
K.I. Services seeks a receptionist. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-823-4401.
Lee-Fendall House Museum offers volunteer opportunities. email@example.com or 703-548-1789.
The Lyceum needs visitor services and museum shop volunteers. 703-746-4994.
National Organization for Victim Assistance needs advocate certification volunteers. LizHariton@trynova.org or 703-535-6683.
Senior Services of Alexandria needs volunteers to visit seniors for an hour, once a week. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-836-4414, Ext. 13.
Senior Services of Alexandria Meals on Wheels seeks delivery volunteers and teams email@example.com or 703-836-4414, Ext. 12.
Space of His Own (SOHO) offers mentor orientation sessions from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 28 or Sept. 4 at the Seaport Foundation. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stop Child Abuse Now (SCAN) needs court-appointed special advocates. email@example.com. Parenting-class volunteers are also needed from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 12-Nov. 14 at First Assembly of God Church. Must pass a background check. firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-820-9001.
Volunteer Alexandria needs a receptionist and kids’ activity volunteers. email@example.com or 703-836-2176.
Volunteer Arlington: Call the numbers listed below, or contact Volunteer Arlington by calling 703-228-1760 or visit www.arlingtonva.us/volunteer for information about the following opportunities:
American Heart Association has volunteer opportunities for the 2013 Greater Washington Heart Walk on Nov. 9. Must be 16. To register: www.greaterwashingtonheartwalk.org, Joellen.Brassfield@heart.org or 703-248-1784.
Arlington County Department of Human Services Aging & Disability Services Division offers training for Medicare specialists. 703-228-1734.
Arlington Public Library system seeks a help-desk staffer at the central library. 703-228-7688.
Jefferson Middle School needs after-school homework tutors and math clinic volunteers. 703-228-5904.
— Compiled by Ria Manglapus
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