Americorps Seniors Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

Helping older adults connect through service

Winnebago and Boone Counties

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)

RSVP is one of the largest volunteer networks in the nation for people 55 and older. You can use the skills and talents you’ve learned over the years or develop new ones while serving in a variety of volunteer activities within your community.

What is RSVP?

Lifescape's Retired and Volunteer Program works with any individuals 55 and older in helping finding volunteer opportunities in Boone and Winnebago counties. Our program has 3 major focus areas. These focus areas are Disaster Services, Environmental Stewardship, and Healthy Futures.

Along with providing volunteer opportunities within Lifescape's many programs and services we partner with other service oriented groups in Boone and Winnebago counties. These partner groups include: the American Red Cross, Boone County Conservation District, Forest Preserves of Winnebago County, Greater Rockford Pantry Coalition, Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful, Northwestern Illinois Area on Aging, Rockford Rescue Mission, United Way, Northern Illinois Diabetes Coalition, along with many others.

Get Connected with RSVP Today!

RSVP volunteers choose how, where, and how often they want to serve, with commitments ranging from a few hours to 40 hours per week. Volunteers receive pre-service orientation, training from the organization where they will serve, and supplemental insurance while on duty.

RSVP Volunteer Opportunities and Application

If you would like more information on Lifescape's RSVP of Boone and Winnebago counties please call 815-963-1609 or email