Help with Errands and Household Chores Available through UCC
Grocery shopping, dog walks, and more
UR COMMUNITY CARES (UCC) is a secure online resource that connects volunteers with community members who are age 70 and older or 18+ and have a physical injury or disability and are in need of assistance with household errands and other tasks. UCC is up-to-date and compliant with the CDC’s COVID-19 protocols. It’s free for residents or groups to enroll online, complete a background check, and then schedule assistance for household tasks/errands, yard work and companionship visits (currently via remote/distant contact).
Services include (but are not limited to) shopping and drop-off of food and other essentials including medical supplies, pet walking, taking out the trash, yard clean-up and anything else that provides peace of mind in difficult times. Once enrollment is done, “Community Deeds” can be scheduled quickly online, completed within a day or a few days at most, and repeated as needed (weekly, monthly or intermittently). To get started, visit www.URCommunityCares.org. UCC founder and president Michelle Puzzo can be reached at 860-430-4557 or email@example.com.
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