Valley Neighbors Services

Valley Neighbors Members can request help with a variety of tasks by trained and vetted neighborhood volunteers.  Members, please call 413 453-9057 and leave a detailed message or send an email to services‌ @  Please submit requests well in advance whenever possible. You will be contacted by a Valley Neighbors Coordinator by phone or e-mail to review all the details and confirm your request.

Valley Neighbors volunteers can assist with many typical needs, including:


Local rides within Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden Counties.
You must be able to get in and out of the car with only minor assistance.   

  • Medical or professional appointments
  • Library
  • Grocery/Pharmacy
  • Town events
  • Banking/Post Office
  • Hairdresser/Barber
  • Church
  • Veterinarian

Light Home and Yard Needs

  • Small housekeeping tasks
  • Seasonal outdoor chores
  • Replacing light bulbs
  • Changing smoke alarm/CO2 detector batteries
  • Mattress turning
  • Window air conditioner installation/removal

Social Support

  • Telephone check-ins
  • Friendly visits
  • Community and Valley Neighbor gatherings
  • Walking buddy
  • Dog walking
  • Assistance with mail
  • Reading aloud (books, newspaper)

Technical Support

  • Help with computer, smart phone, email, Internet, or software
  • Set up of TVs, and other electronic devices

Whately Town Hall

Bloody Brook Monument