Membership

If you are interested in becoming a member, please call our Executive Director at 443-480-0940 or email her at karen@homeports.org to arrange an appointment to assess how HomePorts can be of assistance to you in remaining in your home.

Financial assistance is available to those on limited incomes

Benefits of Membership

FULL-SERVICE MEMBER ($350/year)

  • Initial evaluation of needs
  • Up to 5 rides per month within Kent County, during normal weekday hours, driven by vetted volunteer drivers
  • Referrals to HomePorts list of approved, thoroughly screened vendors, with discounts from those vendors offering discounts
  • Home Safety Education session
  • Receipt of bi-monthly newsletter
  • Personal invitation to all educational and social programs
  • Peace of mind for the member and family, knowing that help to maintain independence is just a phone call away
  • The satisfaction of helping to sustain a grass roots non-profit community service to help friends and neighbors continue to live independently

 

SUSTAINING MEMBER ($350 per year)

  • Fully tax-deductible, as a donation to a 501(c)3 non-profit organization
  • Receipt of bi-monthly newsletter
  • Personal invitation to all educational and social programs
  • For those in the “not ready yet” category, the confidence that they are helping to sustain an organization, part of an innovative self-help movement, that will continue to be operating when they are ready
  • The satisfaction of helping to sustain a community service to help friends and neighbors continue to live independently

A conversion from one type to another may be done at any time.