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RSVP Orientation Schedule


All new RSVP volunteers are required to attend an orientation session.  If you are an active RSVP volunteer but have never attended an orientation, you are required to attend an orientation session.

  • Tuesday, Aug. 13   1:30 - 3:00 pm   at  Brothers of Mercy, 10570 Bergtold Rd., Clarence
  • Wednesday., Sept. 25   10:00am-11:30am at Orchard Park Senior Center, 70 Linwood Ave., Orchard Park 
  • Wednesday, Oct.16 2:30pm – 4:00pm   at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo
  • Friday, Nov. 15   9:00am – 10:30am   at  Amherst Senior Center, 370 John James Audubon Parkway, Amherst

RSVP volunteers can attend the orientation at the most convenient site. Orientations are 90 minutes and cover RSVP’s history and mission, volunteer policies and procedures, volunteer opportunities, and volunteer benefits. Meet other RSVP volunteers and find out about the many ways that RSVP is making a difference in Erie County!

PLEASE BRING A COPY OF YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE AND AUTO INSURANCE ID CARD IF YOU DRIVE TO YOUR VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT.

PLEASE NOTIFY US AT 858-7548 IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND THIS ORIENTATION. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND, WE WILL NOTIFY YOU OF FUTURE ORIENTATIONS.

I look forward to meeting you!

Carrie Smith, RSVP Coordinator of Volunteer Training & Development