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Respite support for Caregivers

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ORGANIZATION: DARTS

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DARTS Homemaker
Helping seniors live independently!

Support a family caregiver by spending a little time with an older adult who has a chronic illness or disability. You’ll provide supervision and socialization for the older adult while the caregiver receives a break....no medical or hands-on cares. You may play games, read, or do other various activities with the senior while their caregiver is away. Flexible schedule!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide respite support by visiting and supervising care receiver.
  • Provide a stimulating activity if appropriate.
  • Stay with care receiver until caregiver or other relief is present.
  • Report all changes in care receiver status and concerns about the caregiver to assigned Service Coordinator.
  • Participate in DARTS orientation & training, evaluation and on-going communication with Service Coordinator.
  • Understand and follow the DARTS Volunteer Guidelines.
  • Report monthly volunteer service hours.
COVID-19 Vaccinated individuals preferred.

CURRENT OPENINGS: EAGAN, INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, WEST ST PAUL, FARMINGTON

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About DARTS

Location:

1645 Marthaler Lane, West St. Paul, MN 55118, US

Mission Statement

DARTS, a volunteer based organization, works with others to pioneer and deliver high quality services that support the full participation of seniors and all generations in community life.

Description

Delivers high-quality home-help and transportation services to promote and support the full participation of seniors and all generations in community life.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Community, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Home of ClientDakota County, MN 55118

(44.89732,-93.10271)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Painting

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • up to 4 hours, 2 to 4 times per month or on-call.
  • We would love to have volunteers who are friendly, caring, patient, compassionate and willing to have fun!

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