Spanish speakers needed to share the joy of music with elders
11 people are interested
Music improves quality of life. Volunteers will visit weekly/biweekly one-on-one in elders' homes. Volunteers will work with elders to create a playlist so elders can listen to their favorite songs on an ipod/mp3 player/cassette. Once the playlist is made, the two will listen and discuss memories associated with the music. We are hoping to achieve outcomes such as increased engagement, improvements in mood, and reduced sense of isolation. This program is created in collaboration with Goddard House Assisted Living.
No musical talent required, just the love of music and conversations!
We'll work with your schedule.
135 South Huntington AveJamaica Plain, MA 02130
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Once a week for 12 months