Catholic Charities of Queens and Brooklyn

Program seeks volunteers to help the elderly
Program seeks volunteers to help the elderly
News David Beltran 1/12/2012 at 5:26PM

Chris Schneider spent 33 years as a social studies teacher before he joined the Northeast Queens Senior Services. Now, as program manager, he spends his time finding volunteers to visit lonely seniors. “It’s a tragedy,” said Schneider. “The elderly seem to be forgotten. Today, it’s becoming frequent that children don’t live near their parents because [...]