AmeriCorps Senior Companion Program

The AmeriCorps Senior Companion Program NH is a statewide volunteer program that provides friendly visitation and transportation to homebound adults. Volunteers also provide respite to family caregivers in need of a break.  Volunteers receive an hourly, tax-free stipend and mileage reimbursement for their time and travel. Applicants must be 55 years or older and must meet income requirements. 


Volunteer Opportunity
for Adults Aged 55+




Weekday Visits

About AmeriCorps Senior Companion Program

Eligibility Requirements

Ages Served: Volunteer companions and homebound adults receiving services must be 55 or older.
Income Guidelines: Contact us for income guidelines.
Geographic Area: NH
Program Cost: None
Other Requirements:  Senior Companion volunteers must have reliable transportation and the required auto insurance coverage to transport homebound adults.

Fast Facts
  • Volunteer opportunity for adults aged 55 and older meeting income requirements.
  • Provides respite for caregivers.
  • Provides companionship for older adults unable to drive.
  • Visits are available Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm.
  • SCP provides companionship visits in the home and transportation during scheduled visits for social outings, errands and appointments.
  • Companions do not provide housekeeping, meal preparation or personal care.

Please contact the AmeriCorps Senior Companion Program NH office by phone at  (603) 225-3286 


How You Can Help

You can make a better tomorrow for others. 
Be the difference.