Become a Peer Counselor Volunteer!
You are invited to our open house to meet with staff and find out more about the Peer Counseling program requirements and benefits.

If you are 55+ years and want to help older adults, please join us. We provide services to individuals who represent a variety of cultures and speak many languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog, African American, and LGBTQ+ community.

DATE: Friday, June 21, 2024

TIME: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (drop in)

LOCATION: 24 Second Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401

RSVP: 650-403-4300 x4389 or

Peer Counseling is a one-on-one service provided by trained volunteers in San Mateo County. As a volunteer, you receive FREE training and professional support while you offer confidential emotional support, and understanding for one hour a week to older adults facing challenges such as loneliness, depression, grief, isolation from family & friends, loss, and life changes.

Support is offered in Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Spanish, Tagalog, and for African American and LGBTQIA+ communities.

Training Schedule

Hybrid Training June 24 – 28, 2024

Monday and Friday (In-Person)
24 Second Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94401
9:00 am-3:30 pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (ZOOM)
9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Materials and Zoom language support in Spanish, Mandarin, and Tagalog


For details. contact or call 650.403.4300 x4803