Greater Lewes Community Village (The Village)
Who are The Village members?
Older adults who choose to live independent and healthy lives surrounded by their friends, their community and their memories. They choose to work with volunteers to do things they may need help with and to get to their appointments, grocery shopping and more.
We are ‘neighbors helping neighbors’ in eastern Sussex County.
Why become a member?
To live as independently as possible as you grow older.
To have the freedom to manage your appointments and your schedule.
To be actively engaged in a community of mutual support.
To promote Sussex County as an elder friendly community.
Who is eligible to be a Village member?
Those that are over the age 55 who are able to ambulate under their own power or with the assistance of a cane or walker.
Levels of membership*
Eligible for all services and programs of The Village
$500 for an individual per year
$750 per household per year
We provide each individual up to 25 hours of service per month. For an individual member that would be roughly $1.76 per hour of service.
Includes access to all programs and vendors.
$250/individual or couple.
$200 of the $250 is a charitable contribution
The Village is as a nonprofit, 501 (c)(3) approved organization.
Please consult your tax professional.
*Subsidized memberships are available based upon documented need.
How to become a member?
Contact Us for an application by calling us at 302-703-2568
or visit our office at:
16686 Kings Highway
Lewes, Delaware 19958
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday through Friday