Connecting with other people through social activities and community programs can keep your brain active and help you feel less isolated and more engaged with the world around you. Participating in social activities may lower the risk for some health problems and improve well-being.
There are many, many opportunities for volunteering throughout RI. The list below is but a small selection of organization which appreciate the efforts of volunteers. In addition to these, most hospitals, schools, libraries, literacy, environmental and historical organizations welcome volunteers to assist in achieving their mission and goals. Please note: due to the Covid-19 pandemic volunteer opportunities are more limited at this time.