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About Perry County RSVP

Retired Senior Volunteer Program

 

Perry County RSVP

Ruth Liff-Gray, Director

121 West Brown Street, Suite C
New Lexington, OH  43764

(740) 342-7220 - Phone

Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday

Email: rsvp@perrycountyohio.net

Click HERE to view/download the RSVP informational brochure.

 

Volunteer Handbook

(Click to view/download)

Handbook Cover
Acknowledgments, Collaboration, and Intro
History of RSVP
Joining and Placement
Reporting Hours
Volunteer Benefits

Ohio RSVP Project Directors and Coordinators from our RSVP 45th celebration at Ohio’s Service as a Solution Summit.

RSVP Military Care Packages

The Perry County Retired Senior Volunteer Program sends military care packages four times a year to our overseas military.

 

The Perry County Retired Senior Volunteer Program sends military care packages four times a year to our overseas military.

We send these care packages for Easter, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. If you would like to donate, please choose from the list below. You may drop donations off at the RSVP office located at 121 W. Brown St., New Lexington, OH. In addition, you are invited to help package the donations. Please call Ruth at (740) 342-7220 dates, time, and location.

What to send in a military care package:

Personal Care

Toiletries - toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, cotton swabs, disposable razors, travel size shampoo, individual packaged tissues.

Personal care - individually packed unscented baby wipes, eye drops, lip balm, unscented lotion, aspirin or other pain reliever, feminine hygiene products.

Foot care - Moleskin, medicated foot powder, athlete's foot ointment.

During winter months - disposable hand warmers, long underwear, fingerless gloves.

Goggle style sunglasses - your service member will appreciate these if he or she is deployed in the desert.

 

Entertainment and Communication

Reading material - paperback books, current magazines, comic books.

Word games and puzzles - crossword puzzles, word searches, jigsaw puzzles, playing cards, frisbees, yo-yos.

Electronics - portable DVD/CD player, handheld electronic games.

Batteries - size AA and D batteries.

Writing material - notepaper, envelopes, pens, pencils, stamps.

 

Reminders of Home

In every package, be sure to include:

  • A personal note or special reminder of home.
  • Your children's art projects or schoolwork.
  • Homemade goodies in an airtight container.
  • The Sunday comics from the local newspaper.

 

RSVP - Health Benefits of Volunteering

 

Retired Senior Volunteer Program

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Upcoming Events
Shawnee Community Day and Homecoming Aug 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 06:30 PM — East Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
RSVP Chronic Disease Class - COPD Aug 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Arethusa Springs Apartments - 530 1st St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter Fundraiser Aug 25, 2018 04:30 PM - 08:00 PM — Roseville Community Center - 13047 Karl Brown Rd., Roseville, OH 43777
Perry County Preservation Committee opens the files of historical trials of Perry County Ohio Aug 30, 2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
4th Annual Cruise-In for Alzheimers Sep 01, 2018 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Advance Auto Parts - 747 Carroll St., New Lexington, OH 43764
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