December 14, 2011

Volunteer

Volunteer activities at Riverstone range from friendly visiting with homebound seniors to assisting our case management team and facilitating creative activities in the Senior Center or Memory Center, like crocheting, art or a movie group.

Volunteer Positions @ The Senior Center

 

LUNCH SERVERS

Responsible for preparing and serving lunch at the Senior Center, preparing silveware and trays, assist in cleaning and maintaining kitchen facilities, must comply with state health and sanitation guidelines.  Hours:  11am – 1:30pm.

RECEPTIONISTS

Responsible for answering the telephone, screening and directing calls, taking and relaying messages, and providing information to callers.  As a receptionist, the volunteer must be able to reliably answer the telephone in a friendly, caring, and knowledgeable manner.  Hours negotiable.

FILE CLERKS

Responsible for arranging files chronologically or alphabetically, cleaning out files, and shredding sensitive documents.  Hours negotiable, preferably in the afternoon.

CREATIVE ACTIVITIES FACILITATORS

Riverstone’s Senior Center welcomes people who can facilitate creative activities for our older adult population.  Enjoyable activities such as tai chi, computer classes, arts and crafts, music, movement, and exercise are welcome, preferably by people who are bilingual in Spanish and English.

 

Volunteer Positions @ The Memory Center

 

KITCHEN AIDES

Responsible for preparing and serving lunch at the Memory Center, washing cups and silverware, and assisting in the maintenance of the cleanliness of a small kitchen.
Hours:  10am – 2pm.

 RECEPTIONISTS

Responsible for answering the telephone, screening and directing calls, and taking and relaying messages.  Must also monitor the door at the reception area.  Additional work such as filing may also be required, but only after training by a Memory Center staff.  Hours: 10am – 2pm.

ACTIVITY AIDES

Responsible for assisting staff in the Memory Center with recreational activities and escorting clients.  Hours negotiable, program runs from 10am-2pm.

 

Where do you think you can fit in? Let us know by dropping us an email here.

We look forward to make your volunteering experience a rewarding one!