Are you looking for a fun and positive volunteer opportunity for yourself, family, school, or company staff?
We need people who are interested in working with older adults, those with dementia, and adults with disabilities to help us with:
Participant Greeter – This position is available Monday through Friday from 9:00am-10:00am. The Participant Greeter may be one of the first people our participants see when they arrive at our center. Saying “Hello”, accompanying participants into the day center, assisting participants with hanging up their coats, serving a morning snack and casual conversation are all things you may see the Participant Greeter doing.
Day Center Assistant – This position is available Monday through Friday from 10:00am-1:00pm. The Day Center Assistant assists with the setup, serving and cleanup of our lunch hour. Accompanying Participants to and from lunch, and casual conversation are also common tasks for the Day Center Assistant.
Activity Assistant – This position is available Monday through Friday from 10:00am-3:00pm. The volunteer Activity Assistant can do a variety of things, depending on their interests. We have separated our volunteer Activity Assistants into four categories. Our volunteers may assist in one category, or as many as all four! Volunteer Activity Assistants may:
- Work with one participant at a time: helping a participant navigate the internet or send an email, playing games, reading, tutoring, and enjoying conversation.
- Work with a small group of participants: playing cards, going for a short walk, and playing games.
- Work with a large group of participants: assisting Catholic Charities staff facilitate a group, or facilitating their own special group of interest.
- Sharing a special talent with our participants such as: musical skills, dancing, storytelling, discussions/presentations about travels or hobbies.