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Volunteerism in Older Populations

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Which of the following factors make it more likely that a person will volunteer as an older adult?

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1. How can an older adult get connected with volunteer opportunities?

2. What is a potential benefit of volunteering?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you check your understanding of the importance of volunteering. You will be quizzed on factors that influence the likelihood of an individual volunteering.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet can help assess your understanding of:

  • A benefit of volunteering
  • Factor that influences the volunteering likelihood of older adults
  • Barrier to older adults volunteering
  • Way(s) older adults can get connected with volunteering opportunities

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet can help you practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the benefits of volunteering
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding volunteering opportunities for older adults and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about barriers to volunteering in older adults

Additional Learning

To learn more about volunteering, review the lesson on Volunteerism in Older Populations. This lesson will help you:

  • Identify the volunteer rate of older adults between 1974 and 2005
  • Determine the relationship between volunteering and full and part-time working
  • Review ways older adults can find volunteering opportunities through the AARP
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