Find the program that is right for you
|Program||Time Commitment||Age||Length of Service||Number of participants per Year||Service Setting||Benefits||Structure|
|State and National||Part time and Full time available||17 and up||Varies||65,000||Choose a service environment||Education award, living allowance||Choose an organization|
|VISTA||Full time||18 and up||12 months or summer positions||8,000||Serve in a nonprofit office||Education award or end of service stipend, living allowance||Choose an organization fighting poverty|
|NCCC||Full time||18-26, no upper age limit for leaders||10-11 months||1,200||Complete physically demanding, hands-on projects while traveling regionally||Education award, living allowance, housing provided||Assigned to a variety of organizations|
|NCCC FEMA Corps||Full time||18-26, no upper age limit for leaders||12 months||1,000||Serve in a government office or field setting across the country||Education award, living allowance, housing provided||Assigned to projects identified by FEMA|
|RSVP||Flexible||55 and up||Flexible||170,000||Choose a service environment||No stipend; insurance; training||Choose an organization|
|Foster Grandparent||5-40 hours/week||55 and up||Flexible||20,000||Mentor and tutor students||Income eligible receive a stipend; insurance; training||Choose an organization|
|Senior Companion||5-40 hours/week||55 and up||Flexible||10,000||Visit seniors at home and assist with daily tasks||Income eligible receive a stipend; insurance; training||Choose an organization|
Have questions about our programs or the application process?
Contact the AmeriCorps Hotline
Phone hours: Monday - Friday | 9am - 7pm ET
*For months Feb., March, April, Nov., and Dec. hotline is closed on Friday
You can also leave a message during non-business hours.
Are you interested in developing leadership skills while serving full-time, on a team, to make an impact in communities across the country?
Are you 55+ and interested in finding a flexible service opportunity in your community?
Are you 55+ and interested in mentoring children and youth in your community?
Are you 55+ and want to provide assistance and friendship to seniors who have difficulty with daily living tasks?