Senior Focus - Activity Assistant ADCRC
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Activity Assistant for Alzheimer Day Care Resource Center
Job Supervisor: Ann Sanchez
Location: Mills-Peninsula Senior Focus
Volunteer assists staff in providing the participants with therapeutic activities that provide opportunities for socialization, mental, and physical stimulation.
Program provides care for the Memory Impaired population.
Volunteer times: Monday-Friday 1:30-4:00pm
Assist with the Music & Memory program
" Interview participants and help them make selections for their music playlist.
" Assist with putting on headphones and turning on music player (iPod).
" Collecting music and headphone when music session is over.
Provide 1:1 Socialization and Interaction
" Interview participants for personal history
" Ask participants questions and document their answers.
" Sit with a participant for 1:1 discussion, for reminiscing and socialization.
" Sit with a participant that shows agitation or anxiety.
Assist staff with Activity Groups
" Help staff facilitate the following type of activities: Sing-along, Karaoke, Dominoes, Loteria BINGO, Art (watercolor, pencil, pen, etc), BINGO, Origami, Knitting, Crocheting, Range of Motion exercises, Puzzles, Baking, Games, Gardening, etc.
Orientation and background chcks provided by Mills-Peninsula Medical Center. This is a requirement for all volunteers.
About RSVP of San Mateo & Northern Santa Clara Counties
Mills Peninsula Senior Focus, 1720 El Camino Real, Ste 10, Burlingame, CA 94010, US
RSVP is a nationwide network of experienced adults who contribute their time and talents to important programs that strengthen their communities. RSVP of San Mateo & Northern Santa Clara Counties is sponsored by Mills-Peninsula Health Services. RSVP is administered by the Corporation for National & Community Service, the federal agency that supports service and volunteering programs to improve lives, strengthen communities and foster civic engagement.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN YOUR COMMUNITY!
RSVP provides opportunities for people 55 and over to make a difference in their community through volunteer service. RSVP volunteers contribute anywhere from a few to over forty hours a week, serving through schools, day care centers, police departments, hospitals and other nonprofit and public organizations to help meet critical community needs. RSVP offers maximum flexibility and choice to its volunteers. RSVP matches the personal interests and skills of older Americans with opportunities to help solve community problems and offers supplemental insurance while on duty, pre-service orientation, and on-the-job training from the agency or organization where volunteers are placed.
We'll work with your schedule.
1720 El Camino Real, Suite 10Burlingame, CA 94010
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training