(47.62271,-122.35865)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

100 W. Harrison Street, N200SEATTLE, WA 98119


About

Support individuals living with memory loss by becoming a Staying Connected Program Facilitator.

The Alzheimer's Association is seeking out volunteers who are passionate about serving seniors affected by memory loss to facilitate our exciting new program. Staying Connected is a health promotion and social support program designed especially for individuals living with early stage memory loss and their companion.

The program is designed to facilitate conversation related to coping with memory loss and promoting opportunities to stay socially engaged. Volunteer facilitators lead the discussion in each session and help ensure that all participants feel welcomed and involved.

The Staying Connected program is a 4 week series with one 90 minute session per week. Volunteers are assigned series dependent on their avalibility and location.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Bereavement Support
  • Group Facilitation

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 month commitment with opportunity to renew
  • One full-day training

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