Outreach Programs for Aging Seniors (OPAS)

Y OPAS is a community effort offering FREE support services to seniors and their caregivers with services provided by community volunteers, like you. The mission of Y OPAS is to enable seniors to maintain independent living in their own homes as long as possible.

Y OPAS is recruiting caring and compassionate volunteers who can help support homebound seniors in your community. Y OPAS provides services in Ahwatukee, Goodyear and Scottsdale.

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  • 65 years and older, and in an independent living situation
  • Live in a qualifying area
  • Participate in an initial home visit and assessment
  • Able to get in and out of a vehicle with little or no assistance


  • 21 years or older
  • Enjoy working with and learning from seniors
  • Community support focused
  • If providing transportation, a valid driver’s license, auto insurance, and a reliable automobile


  • Provide transportation to and from necessary appointments
  • Grocery shopping and errands independently, or with clients
  • Socially connect with clients in person or over the phone
  • Social planning & events
  • Marketing and social media
  • Office and clerical support

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For more information on Y OPAS and/or volunteering, call (602) 212-6088, email opas@vosymca.org, or fill out the form below and you will be contacted immediately.

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