The Surprising Benefits of Volunteering

Volunteering is not only good for your community, but can have positive effects on you as well. Volunteers are the backbone of Ulster Habitat and many organizations. Volunteer opportunities can help you find new friends, learn new skills, improve your community, and volunteering can help advance your career. Some research shows that volunteering can also protect your physical and mental health. Check out this article about the specific benefits to Seniors who volunteer: https://www.aginginplace.org/how-to-volunteer-as-a-senior/