Heart of the Valley is powered by volunteers like you, who have a heart for our seniors.

Join us and start making a difference in the life of a senior today!


Heart of the Valley is powered by volunteers like you who have a heart for our seniors. Join us and start making a difference in the life of a senior today

Volunteers are the “heart” of Heart of the Valley!  If you have a heart for seniors.  Click through our slideshow above and listen to the video from some of our volunteers.  Then look through the Opportunities to serve to see what might best use your gifts and talents!  Join us today!  If you have any questions about volunteering please call our Volunteer Coordinator, Cyndi Goble at (408) 241-1571 or email her at cyndi@servicesforseniors.org. She’d love to chat with you!

Due to COVID-19, Heart of the Valley is offering limited services to seniors, 65 yrs. or older in our service area with volunteers interested in helping them.  These services are a friendly caller, technology help over the phone, OUTDOOR yard work, OUTDOOR minor handyman projects, and household hazardous waste (HHW) pickups.  If you are interested in volunteering for one of these services, please either telephone (408) 241-1571 or email us at contact@servicesforseniors.org and leave your name, phone number, and a brief description of your need.  We will get back to you as soon as we can. Thank you!


We are looking for anyone with a heart for helping seniors in our area. It will warm your heart. See if something interests you! Discover how you can help!

News and Notes

Hello and thank you, volunteers! Our organization could not exist without you! At the end of October 2020 we sadly said goodbye to our long-time Volunteer Coordinator, Kirby Cristobal.  Then at the end of May 2021 our first Executive Director, Glenda Cresap retired after 31 years of dedicated service.   Also at the end of May 2021, our Administrative Manager, Donna Young stepped down to care for her own aging parents.  No worries! We have an excited, caring, and energetic new staff you will get to know soon.  Our new Executive Director is Sylvia Abboud.  Our new Administrative Manager is Suzanne Dougan. And our new Volunteer Coordinator is Cyndi Goble. If you have any issues or concerns, please feel free to contact our office by phone at (408) 241-1571 or by email contact@servicesforseniors.org. Find out the latest news for volunteers

How to Volunteer

Thank you for thinking about becoming a volunteer with Heart of the Valley. Here are the steps to becoming a volunteer. It’s not hard and the staff and other volunteers are here to help you all the way! Learn more about how to become a volunteer