|Organization Name||Position Types||Duration||Great For||Region and Location(s)||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|SPRINT Senior Care||Short term (Less than 6 months)||2019-03-15||2019-03-29|
*** We are looking for Tagalog speaking individuals to interact with our Tagalog speaking clients***
Position Title: Dementia Care Volunteer
Department: Adult Day Program
Reports to: Program Staff, Supervisor or Manager
The SPRINT Senior Care Adult Day Program provides therapeutic, social and recreational programs for older adults who may be frail and or have a cognitive impairment such as dementia. It also provides respite and support for caregivers.
The volunteer works directly with program staff, to provide a holistic approach in delivering meaningful activities for a diverse population. The volunteers assist program staff by socializing with clients and help facilitate program activities. The volunteer is supportive in fostering the maintenance of a client’s abilities and, where appropriate, the enhancement of those abilities through the organization of activities that are designed to stimulate and respond to the client’s individual interests and abilities.
Quality, Health & Safety/Risk Management:
In order to reduce risk to clients, employees, volunteers and the agency, SPRINT Senior Care expects that all employees and volunteers will work within the mandate of their job description, and abide by the policies and procedures of the agency. Each individual is responsible for his/her own safety as well as that of fellow employees and volunteers. SPRINT Senior Care expects every employee and volunteer to work and participate in quality improvement efforts. This is an organizational philosophy that seeks to meet clients’ needs and exceed their expectations by using a structured process that selectively identifies and improves all aspects of service.
Volunteers should consider a 3 month commitment
Benefits and Challenges:
|How to Apply / Contact|
|If you're interested in this volunteer opportunity, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org.|