Yokohama Senior Volunteer Points) (よこはまシニアボランティアポイント)

이행 기관명: 
Health and Social Welfare Bureau, Yokohama City Municipal Government
이행 기관 유형: 
Local government
MIAPP 관련 이슈: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
III-4 (Images of ageing)

Senior residents (65 years old and above) of Yokohama City may register as volunteers to help at nursing homes, rehabilitation centers, day care centers, hospitals, clinics, etc. When they volunteer, they earn points, which they can accumulate and convert to cash at the end of the year. There are over 9,000 volunteers registered.