East Bay Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

The AmeriCorps Seniors East Bay Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is designed for individuals 55 years and older who want to contribute their skills, talent, and time to impact and improve conditions in their communities. RSVP is a network of community members volunteering in multiple programs and non-profits in the East Bay area. Volunteers are provided educational opportunities through our partnerships for special service positions.

People We Serve

RSVP is for individuals, 55 and older, that are interested in socializing with others, serving critical community needs, and learning new skills to provide quality services in East Bay communities. Volunteers provide various services through our partner programs. Our volunteers tackle issues like food insecurity, isolation in the community, tax preparation, and health insurance counseling.

Key Features

RSVP partners with over 90 community organizations to provide opportunities for our volunteer network in East Providence and Bristol and Newport Counties. Our volunteers provide help with:

  • Food Pantries
  • Tutoring in Public Schools
  • Tax Assistance
  • Community Non-Profits
  • Senior Health Insurance Program
  • Evidence Based Health Education Workshops

Location(s) of the Program

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday, 8:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

How to Enroll

To learn more about volunteer opportunities, call the Office of Volunteer Services at 401-435-7876, ext. 1137.

How You Can Help

Our program features a network of volunteer opportunities and partnerships. If you are interested in volunteering, call our Office of Volunteer Services at 401-435-7876, ext. 1137 or stop by the Office of Volunteer Services in East Providence to apply. You can also help by referring someone that may need help with health insurance or filing taxes.

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