Friday, September 1, 2017

Polson Residential Care Volunteers

Polson Residential Care is looking for volunteers* as follows:

Musical Entertainers to play guitar, piano, flute, or other instruments for small or large groups. Accompany sing along for the residents.

Gardening Assistants to assist with yard cleanup, pruning trees and bushes, plant and weed flower beds and/or vegetable garden.

Bowling Assistant to assist residents in bowling activity and keep score.

Bingo Assistant to assist residents playing Bingo including setting up games. 

Outings Escort to assist residents on outings and special events. Will include pushing wheelchairs and visiting with residents. Must have good listening skills.

Visiting Mate to visit with residents on a one to one basis. Assist residents with puzzles or other activities, share a cup of tea or coffee with residents. Must have good listening skills. 

Manicurists to assist residents with nail care, filing nails and removing polish, applying new polish and hand lotion.  This service provides companionship while attending to the residents. Volunteers needed Monday to Saturday, 1-2 hours per visit.

Group Activities Supporter to help with socializing and directing guests. May include leading games and trivia and assisting staff and management with various duties.

Crib or Card Player to play crib or cards with seniors and assist with keeping score.

*Must enjoy interacting with seniors.