Facilitate Support Group - Chelsea
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is seeking volunteers to staff a monthly support group for caregivers of people living with memory loss.
Tasks: Facilitating the group during scheduled meeting times (this could include presenting on a dementia-related educational topic and/or leading a support-focused group discussion) and arranging speakers/presenters for the group as needed.
Qualifications: Reliable (groups only run when facilitator is present), a good listener, able to efficiently guide a group, comfortable answering questions and sharing information. Training provided.
Time: The group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 11AM - about 12:15PM. There is an optional lunch afterward to eat with the caregivers and their family members until 1pm.
Location of work: Some initial training will take place at the central office in Ann Arbor. Support group meets at Silver Maples Retirement Community in Chelsea.
- Training from helpful staff
- Volunteer on your schedule
- Volunteer liability insurance to supplement your own medical and auto insurance
- Invitation to volunteer recognition events
- Meet like-minded people, make friends, build connections
- Feel good knowing you are doing a good deed
Volunteers must be age 55 or better to apply. Provide your phone number when applying.Email email@example.com or call 734-712-4325.
We'll work with your schedule.
Washtenaw CountyChelsea, MI 48118
- Counseling / Mental Health
- Veteran Care
- People Skills
- Public Speaking
- Relationship Building
- Social Work
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training
- 1 hour per month