Spanish speakers: Help Seniors Talk to Their Doctor in Medical Appointments

Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services (SCES) is seeking Spanish-speaking volunteers for its Medical Advocate Program. Be there to help a senior remember what to tell the doctor, understand the doctor, be comfortable, and keep track of medical appointments.  As a Medical Advocate, you will be matched with a senior, become familiar with their medical issues, and make sure their concerns are addressed.  Training is provided.  Transportation to and from appointments is also provided.

Medical Advocate Volunteer

For more Information: Call the SCES Volunteer Program Coordinator at 617-628-2601, x3051 or e-mail

SCES is a non-profit aging information and service center, which helps older people and people with disabilities remain safe and independent in their own homes by providing a wide range of supportive services, as well as information and advice.