Adult Day Program Activity Assistant with United Disability Services of Akron

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ORGANIZATION: VANTAGE Aging RSVP

Basic volunteer duties involved with this assignment:

  1. Assist adults with disabilities to fully participate in program activities
  2. Activities may include reading, arts and crafts, gardening, games, music, hobbies, work production, etc.
  3. Assist staff in preparing and cleaning up activities

Basic volunteer qualifications involved with this assignment:

Interest or experience in working with adults with disabilities. Patience, compassion, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

Who will be served by this assignment?

Adults with disabilities.

What is the anticipated benefit of this volunteer service to those receiving the service?

Adults with disabilities can more fully engage in activities, interact with the community and build relationships.

What specific skills will the volunteer need?

Some standing and walking. No lifting. Available to volunteer a few hours during weekdays.

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About VANTAGE Aging RSVP

Location:

388 S Main St., Ste. 235, Akron, OH 44311, US

Mission Statement

Promoting a positive perspective on aging.

Description

VANTAGE Aging promotes positive aging through a variety of programs and services for older adults. Our nonprofit organization serves 38 counties and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio. In Summit and Medina Counties, we facilitate the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) for those 55 and older who want to make a meaningful impact in the community. We also offer employment training, home care and home health aide assistance, nutrition and home-delivered meal services, alcohol and drug addiction counseling, and mental health and prevention services.

CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

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WHERE

701 South Main StreetAkron, OH 44311

(41.06723,-81.52538)
 

SKILLS

  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Special Needs

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training

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