Flexible volunteer work

Select an activity from our online calender and make an impact whenever it suits you

NL Cares Postcards - for the elderly residents of Laurens Blijdorp

Laurens Blijdorp

28 May 2020
Schimmelpenninckstraat 31, 3039 KS Rotterdam
12:00 - 12:30
Elderly
3/10

Send a card!

Due to the Corona virus outbreak a lot of elderly care homes took the difficult decision not to accept outside visitors anymore. Many elderly in The Netherlands already feel lonely quite often. Due to the lack of visitors because of the virus this issue will become more pressing. In order to help out and give some much needed extra attention you can send a postcard to the elderly care homes. This way you can let a person know someone is thinking about them in these strange times. A card with a positive message can mean a lot to many people. Should you like to you could even send a long a nice poem, or a magazine.

Do you want to help out?

If you want to join this action you can send a postcard to the following address:

Laurens Blijdorp

T.a.v. NL Cares Kaartenactie

Schimmelpenninckstraat 31

3039KS, Rotterdam

Because we'd like to stay up to date about the volunteers that have send a card we ask you to click the 'sign up' button below. In the confirmation email you will receive more information, such as tips for writing a postcard to the elderly and sending a card without a stamp.

The packages received by the healthcare institutions are withheld for a number of days before they are distributed. Possible infection with the virus via paper is then excluded. We want to avoid all risks for this vulnerable group.

Delen