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Neighborhood Companions, Inc.

Neighborhood Companions, Inc. is a nonprofit located in Baltimore County, Maryland that offers volunteer transportation and companion services to individuals aged 60 years and older. Our vision is to ensure that all older adults can live independently, and feel safe, valued, and loved.

Mission and History

Neighborhood Companions was founded by Arkia Wade. During the pandemic, Wade had co-led a “Turner Station Adopt a Senior" program. It was when the older adult she’d met through the program asked for a ride to the doctor’s office that Wade realized the need for reliable transportation and companionship for seniors in Baltimore County. African American older adults in Baltimore County experience elevated isolation rates, loneliness, depression...

About Neighborhood Companions

Neighborhood Companions, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing transportation and companion services to seniors in Baltimore County. Our mission is to help older adults maintain their independence and enhance their quality of life.

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Make a Donation

For those who prefer to make a financial contribution, we welcome donations that fuel our mission and enable us to expand our reach. Every dollar you contribute goes directly toward supporting the various programs and services that uplift and empower those we serve.



You can make a difference in the lives of seniors in our community by volunteering your time or making a donation. Click below to submit your volunteer application today! 


Get to Know Us

Our team at Neighborhood Companions is dedicated to serving the needs of seniors in Baltimore County. Click below to learn more about our staff and board of directors.


All the Latest Updates

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