Community Partners in Caring will be having a Volunteer Training on Monday, October 7, at 120 E. Jones Street Suite 130 (The Old Coca Cola Bldg) in Santa Maria from 9:00AM-11:30PM and  Wednesday, October 9, at the Chamber of Commerce Building at 111 S. “I” St. in  the Upstairs Conference Room  in Lompoc from 9:00AM -11:30PM . Both current and potential volunteers are invited and encouraged to attend. We will have Sue Hammer from Starbuck Lind Mortuary and Joyce Ellen Lippman from Area Agency on Aging, give us important information on how we can help our community.  This event is open to the public and free of charge. Please call 805.737.1976, 805.925.8000 or email your RSVP to to sign up for this free training. Please come and join us. Snacks and a light breakfast will be provided. Community Partners in Caring (CPC) is a local nonprofit agency serving Santa Maria, Lompoc, and Santa Ynez Valley seniors since 1997. CPC’s mission is to provide seniors with volunteer services allowing them to continue living independently while maintaining their quality of life. Services include door-through-door transportation, yard work, minor home repairs, paper work, respite care, and friendly visits.