Adult Day Program Activity Volunteer

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Hearts & Minds Activity Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 37 people are interested

As a volunteer working directly with our clients, you’ll engage in fun activities, games, crafts, and meaningful conversations.

VOLUNTEERS MUST FULFILL THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Provide documentation of a negative TB test taken within the last year (not required for virtual volunteers)

  • Attend an orientation at the center, approximately an hour and a half in length

No experience is necessary, and we encourage volunteers of varying backgrounds and skills. We welcome both individuals and groups interested in volunteering at Hearts & Minds Activity Center, including schools, universities, employers, and community service organizations.
**We are now offering virtual activity sessions via Zoom.

We have volunteer opportunities Monday through Friday and occasionally for special events and evenings.

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About Hearts & Minds Activity Center

Location:

2380 Enborg Ln., San Jose, CA 95128, US

Mission Statement

Hearts & Minds Activity Center is dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related conditions by providing safe, nurturing intergenerational services and a rich network of support.

Description

Founded in 1984, Hearts & Minds Activity Center emerged as the first large capacity dementia-specific adult day program in the country. Since its inception, Hearts & Minds has provided services to over 6,000 individuals living with dementia and their families. Our adult day program offers the following:

  • Over 60 weekly hours of caregiver relief

  • Daily intergenerational activities

  • Variety of activities tailored to individual’s impairment level

  • Active peer and multigenerational socialization

  • Secure outdoor space designed for individuals with dementia

  • Shower, podiatry, and haircut services

  • Ongoing community education and support

  • Respite services offered six days per week, Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM and Saturday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week minimum
  • Must provide documentation of negative TB test taken within the last year (this is not required if you are a virtual volunteer)

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