• Celebrating Volunteer Appreciation Month: Combatting Loneliness One Act of Kindness at a Time

    As spring blooms, April brings a special occasion: Volunteer Appreciation Month. It’s a time to reflect on the incredible impact volunteers make in our communities daily, to recognize their selflessness, dedication, and the profound difference they bring to the lives they touch. Yet, perhaps one of the most remarkable aspects of volunteering is its ability […]

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  • Reframing Aging

    A note from our Executive Director: At Eras, we strive to support and engage seniors in every Era of their life and part of our mission is to advocate for a society that respects and values the aging population. Despite the well-documented social, economic, and health impact of ageism, it’s time to focus public and […]

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  • Eras Senior Network Welcome New Executive Director

    Eras Senior Network is excited to announce the hire of Darryl Anderson as its new Executive Director, effective April 5th, 2023. Anderson joins Eras Senior Network from the Racine Family YMCA, where he served as Vice President of Social Responsibility and Chief Operating Officer for two years. Anderson brings over 10 years of leadership experience […]

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  • Student Reading or Math Assistance

    Share your joy of learning by working with students as a reading or math tutor. Volunteers are typically scheduled for one day a week for about 30 minutes to an hour, working with students one on one or in small groups. Programs are held in the School Districts of Waukesha, Menomonee Falls and Pewaukee and […]

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  • Client Assessments

    All Eras clients are required to have an in-home assessment before our volunteers are able to provide services to them. Eras staff speaks with the client prior to your visit and also performs a background check to ensure your safety. Staff at Eras will provide training to you on how to perform an in-home assessment. […]

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  • Bus-Buddies

    Bus Buddies

    If you are an experienced bus rider or have always wanted to learn how to ride public transit and enjoy meeting new people out in the community, the Bus Buddy Program is the right fit for you. Bus Buddy volunteers provide complimentary training for anyone who would like to become more comfortable and familiar with […]

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