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Lead With Experience

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

Since 1973, RSVP of Oswego County has been dedicated to engaging volunteers aged 55 and over. Through recruitment, training, and placement efforts, the program partners with various community-based organizations across the county. Currently, there are nearly 250+ individuals actively volunteering through RSVP at different nonprofit agencies.

Volunteer Opportunities Available:

  • Food Pantries
  • Environmental Stewardship
  • Annual Tax Aides through AARP
  • Senior Driver Safety
  • Osteo Bone Builders Instructors

Mature Living Newsletter

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A bi-monthly newsletter featuring Oswego County Seniors and their accomplishments, sharing valuable community programs and resources, encouraging volunteerism, and strengthening communities.

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Program Sponsors

Federal Sponsor

AmeriCorps Seniors

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"AmeriCorps provides opportunities for Americans of all backgrounds to serve their country, address the nation’s most pressing challenges, and improve lives and communities."

State Sponsor

New York State Office for the Aging

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"The New York State Office for the Aging's (NYSOFA's) home and community-based programs provide older adults with access to a well-planned, coordinated package of in-home and other supportive services designed to support and supplement informal care."

Local Sponsor

United Way of Greater Oswego County

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"United Way fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community."

Local Sponsor

State University of New York at Oswego

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"Partnerships formed will generate economic and social benefits for the region that align with the priorities and vision of SUNY Oswego and contribute to the long term, sustainable vitality of the university and the Central New York region. "

Why Volunteer?

The biggest benefit people gain from volunteering is the personal satisfaction of incorporating service into their lives and making a difference in their community. Those who share their time and talents help strengthen communities, solve problems, and improve the lives of others. Volunteering often inspires motivation, renewed creativity, and a sense of purpose.  

If you are aged 55+ or older, and live in Oswego County, and want to learn more about RSVP - 
Email Us Today!

Retired & Senior Volunteer Program of Oswego County (RSVP)

Office of Workforce Innovation and External Relations 
121 East First Street, Oswego, NY 13126


Phone: 315.312.2317
Email: [email protected]

Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays

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