Pamela Carre

Pamela Carre Director of Senior Companion Program at Impact Broward, Inc.

About Pamela Carre Director of Senior Companion Program at Impact Broward, Inc.

954-484-7117

Director of Senior Companion Program

 

This Saturday Pamela Carre joins Diane Smith of Impact Broward  on our Community Partner’s segment on WAVS 1170 AM radio at 12:20 PM. Ms. Carre will give insight as to how you can join Impact Broward to provide valuable services to those in need.

Pamela Carre is the Director of Senior Companion Program at Impact Broward, Inc., where she is responsible for the development and day-to-day operation of the Senior Companion Program in Broward County for the last 8 years.  The Senior Companion Program is part of the Senior Corps of the Corporation for National Community Service, the nation’s largest federal grant maker supporting service and volunteering.  Impact Broward has been the local sponsor since its inception in 1988, (28 years).

Ms. Carre provides volunteer opportunities for low-income persons age 55 and older, the program tackles the underlying causes of the financial hardship facing low-income seniors; community support services to frail elderly, terminally ill and disabled adults who need extra assistance to live independently in their own homes – thus reducing isolation, loneliness, positive mental health, improve quality of life and maintain dignity; Respite to caregivers caring for homebound elderly individuals or adults with disabilities.