Become a Papa Pal and help seniors, older adults and families with car rides
One of the most important things you can offer someone is companionship, and one of the greatest needs of older adults, seniors, and families is transportation. Now, you can combine the two as a Papa Pal companion caregiver and offer social transportation.
Whether it’s a trip to the bank or a doctor’s appointment, we all have places to go and things to do.
Social transportation is the Papa way of bringing both companionship and transportation into the mix.
Enter Papa Pal companion caregivers
Sometimes we forget the importance of a simple car ride. When you provide transportation assistance as a Papa Pal, you’re making a difference in someone’s life.
Whether it's a ride to the grocery store or a physical therapy appointment, Papa Pals can help Papa members access the services and support they need. Helping someone get to a necessary appointment will ensure they aren't missing checkups and tests. Helping someone with grocery shopping means they can stock up on healthy food. And, when you make the ride a social experience, you make an even bigger impact.
Make a difference
When you work as a Papa Pal companion caregiver and provide car rides, you're making a difference.
Not only are you helping Papa members get where they need to go, you're offering companionship and conversation along the way.
Papa Pals are committed to providing door-to-door transportation with safety and compassion as the key focus.
Become a Papa Pal and offer social transportation
If you're interested in working in your community, consider becoming a Papa Pal companion caregiver. It's the perfect part-time job for kind, reliable people.
The role of a Papa Pal varies from day to day. For example, many Papa Pals offer car rides for a few hours a week. Other Papa Pals teach basic technology, help with pet care, and offer company on a walk around the neighborhood. You choose when you work and the type of support you offer.
Click here to apply to become a Papa Pal.