NVN offers a wide variety of opportunities for friendship, fun, and learning, along with merchant discounts and mutual-support services.
Merchant Discount Program
A wide variety of local businesses offer discounts to NVN members upon presentation of a current membership card. You can save on a gym membership, a variety of restaurants, flowers and landscaping, crafts and art supplies, theater tickers, meditation, acupuncture & physical therapy…the list goes on! Members can check on specific discounts here.
Mutual Support Services
Free Computer and Smart Phone Help – Remote Service Available During Covid-19 Crisis
Computer experts are available to help with your PC/Mac computer and smartphone issues for up to two hours, after which the volunteer has the option of charging or referring you to another professional. Members: If you need remote assistance, please contact us – include the nature of the problem and device you are using (Mac, PC, etc.).
PLEASE NOTE: During the Covid-19 Crisis, for the safety of our members, the in-person services below are on hold until we can safely be in enclosed environments together.
Free Ride Service
Rides to medical appointments or other destinations within a 12-mile radius may be provided without charge with 48 hours notice if volunteers are available when needed.
Short Term Support
Short-term support such as meals, errands, and pet care is available for members dealing with short-term challenges, such as recovery from surgery.
Cat Care Co-op
Participating members care for each other’s cats in the cats’ homes when the member is away for a short time, such as vacation or hospitalization.
"I needed someone to check in on me while my husband traveled out of town for two weeks. All four NVN volunteer members who came were delightful and extremely helpful. The whole process was well coordinated from beginning to end; a wonderful help."