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Northampton Neighbors 2017 Survey Results

Total: 65 surveys

5/29/2017

SERVICES

Very likely to join as user of services: 19

Possibly join as user of services: 28

Very like to volunteer to provide services: 16

Possibly volunteer to provide services: 31

(This question was not asked on the first 14 surveys.)

 

Need services now:

Buddy check-in: 2

Emergency assistance when incapacitated: 3

Home monitoring: 8

Home maintenance: 4

Moving seasonal items: 4

Member-vetted services: 6

Organizing: 2

Patient scribe: 1

Transportation: 2

Tech support: 7

 

Might volunteer to provide services:

Buddy check-in: 30

Emergency assistance when incapacitated: 23

Friendly visits and calls: 31

Home monitoring: 30

Hospital visitation: 18

Household accounting: 11

Light home maintenance: 14

Moving seasonal items: 10

Neighborhood clusters providing mutual assistance: 26

Organizing and clearing clutter: 8

Patient scribe during medical visits: 18

Picking up prescriptions, groceries, etc.: 25

Post-hospitalization support: 11

Refrigerator restocking after absence: 8

Reminders of appointments and events: 10

Respite time for caregivers: 6

Tech assistance: 10

Transportation: 31

 

INTEREST GROUPS

Arts: Interested: 16 Might be willing to help organize: 6

Birding: Interested:  13 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Book: Interested:  27 Might be willing to help organize: 5

Cards, Games: Interested:  10 Might be willing to help organize: 2

Chess: Interested: 1 Might be willing to help organize: 1 

Climate change: Interested:  13 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Conversational French/Spanish/Portuguese/German: Interested:  18 Might be willing to help organize: 3

Cooking:  Interested:  7 Might be willing to help organize: 2

Current Affairs: Interested:  18  Might be willing to help organize: 3

Dance: Interested:  8 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Dining Out: Interested:  14 Might be willing to help organize: 3

Exercise: Interested:  26Might be willing to help organize: 2

Film: Interested:  25 Might be willing to help organize: 3

Gardening: Interested:  20 Might be willing to help organize: 6

Genealogy:  Interested: 8

History: Interested:  12 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Homework buddy: Interested:  13 Might be willing to help organize: 2

Illness support: Interested:  6Might be willing to help organize: 4

Meditation/spiritual practice: Interested:  11Might be willing to help organize: 2

Musical instrument: Interested: 2 Might be will to help organize: 1

Photography: Interested:  7 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Retirement transition: Interested:  4Might be willing to help organize: 1

Singing: Interested:  12  Might be willing to help organize: 2

Sports watching:  Interested: 3

Theater: Interested:  5 Might be willing to help organize: 1

Writing: Interested: 13

Other:

Knitting: Interested: 2

Massage exchange: Might be willing to help organize: 1

Model building: Interested: 1

Nature: Interested: 1

Quilting: Interested: 1

Trump resistance group: Might be willing to help organize: 1

 

EVENTS

All: Might be willing to help organize: 2

Classes: Interested:   27 Might be willing to help organize: 5

Concerts, theater, lectures: Interested:   41 Might be willing to help organize: 3

Day trips: Interested:  33 Might be willing to help organize: 5

Film viewings: Interested:   38 Might be willing to help organize: 2

Health information: Interested:   14 Might be willing to help organize: 4

Potlucks: Interested:   24 Might be willing to help organize: 5

Presentations on wellness: Interested:   10 Might be willing to help organize: 2

Speakers/panels:  Interested:  30 Might be willing to help organize: 6

Tanglewood in summer: Interested:   26 Might be willing to help organize: 4

Other:

Other regional music summer programs: Might be willing to help organize: 1