Volunteer

Blessed to be a volunteer!

When do you get more than you give?  When you volunteer!  Enriching the lives of others enriches your own.  Our volunteers bring joy to our residents whether it is in our manors, at our hospice residence or in the community.  Whatever your special gift, we welcome it and will find a way for you to share it.  Some ideas include:

Artistic & Creative Expression

  • Painting, Music, Scrapbooking, Creative Writing, Poetry, Museum Visits

Exercise & Fitness

  • Tai Chi, Yoga, Walking Club, Wii Bowling, Ball Toss, Hiking Clubs

Health & Beauty

  • Hand Massage, Manicures, Hair Care, Massage Therapy, Reiki

Hobbies

  • Knitting/Crocheting, Baking, Book Club, Collections, Flower Arranging

Horticulture

  • Planting, Weeding, Watering Indoors/Outdoors, Herb Gardens, Master Gardener

Legacy Creation

  • Personal Histories, Life Stories/Interviews, Memory Boxes, Journals, Videos

Life-Long Learning

  • Reminiscing, Health Fairs, Travelogues, Culinary Arts, Current Events

Nature & Environment

  • Nature Walks, Bird Watching, Scenic Rides, Nature Crafts, Outdoor Picnics

Pet Therapy

  • Pet Visits, Zoo, Pet Show-and-Tell, Outings to Area Farms

Service Projects

  • Burden Bears, Quilts, Pillow Cases, Fleeces Socks, Neck Pillows, Cards & More

Social Activities

  • Family Outings, Boat Rides, Parties, Coffee Club, Intergenerational Events

Spirituality

  • Chapel Services, Hymn Sings, Bible Study, Devotions, Prayer Groups

Staff Support

  • Office Tasks, Phone Calls, Computer Projects

Technology

  • Skype & Facetime, Ancestry Searches, e-Journaling, Music Apps for Relaxation

Train at your own pace

All of our volunteers are offered a training program designed to prepare them for the volunteer work of their choice.  Training is self-study and available on-line for your convenience—work through the modules at your own pace, whenever and wherever you choose.  We also hold monthly education and volunteer appreciation events where you can socialize with other volunteers and share stories.


Testimonials

Our volunteers love sharing their stories.  Go to our Facebook page or our blog and see what our volunteers have to say about their experiences.


By volunteering, the life you change just might be your own!   

Become a Volunteer

Learn more about becoming a volunteer and see our open volunteer opportunities.