Spring Training set to begin March 27th 2017

Volunteer at CONTACT Altoona to Make a Difference in Blair County!  Visit the volunteer section of the website or call the Administrative offices (814-946-0531) for more details.

CONTACT Altoona has been assisting the residents of Blair County and surrounding communities since 1982. Our volunteers represent a wide range of experiences and backgrounds. What they share in common is the willingness to make a difference in the lives of others. CONTACT Altoona volunteers are people just like you who want to share their time and help others!

YOU GIVE…Caring, compassionate support to people who have an immediate need.

YOU GET…Incredible fulfillment and enhanced communication skills you will use throughout your life.


It is so hard to believe that the holiday season is upon us……

It seems like it was not too long ago, that the year 2016 was just beginning, and we were experiencing the start of the new year.  However, before we had known it, the holiday season had arrived…….and we now find ourselves busy making our shopping lists (and checking them twice), baking cookies, decorating, and all making our preparations for the festive holiday season.  Continue reading “It is so hard to believe that the holiday season is upon us……”

Joining Together….Creating a Beautiful Picture…..Making a Difference….

“CONTACT Altoona is like a picture puzzle, comprised of the many volunteers to create the beautiful picture. Each volunteer is special to the picture, having unique experiences and expertise. When all the volunteers and board members are joined together, the beautiful mission of CONTACT Altoona flourishes throughout our community!”

Continue reading “Joining Together….Creating a Beautiful Picture…..Making a Difference….”