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Fun opportunity to help our senior residents to our dock on Lake Minnetonka to board our pontoon for lake outings such as fishing or going out for a joy ride. If there is room, escort volunteers can also join them on this pontoon activity if cleared by staff.
Volunteer must be able to handle and push residents in a wheelchair. Some residents maybe able to walk with someone alongside of them but most are in wheelchairs. Volunteers must also enjoy being with the elderly.
Pontoon outings are on Monday & Wednesdays starting at 1:00 - 3:00 and fishing outings are on Wednesday mornings starting at 10:00 a.m. - noon.
4515 Shoreline DriveSpring Park, MN 55384
- Critical Thinking
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Outdoor Recreation
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 2/hrs. each run. There are 3 runs per week. You can choose as many pontoon runs to escort for as you wish.
- Able to communicate with elderly well. Dementia training will be given via DVD. Able to push wheelchairs.