Volunteer Station

Brooke County  Senior Center

948 Main Street
Follansbee, WV

304.527.3410

labrooke@aol.com

 

 

 

Volunteer Assignments

NEWSLETTER VOLUNTEER
Collate, fold and tape pages of newsletter, label and
 sort by zip codes for mailing.

Time:  3-4 hours, one a month

ADULT DAY CARE ASSISTANT
Assist Adult Day Care supervisor with recreational activities such as playing bingo, checkers, or any games appropriate for those using the facility. 
 May also teach crafts, quilting, etc.  Includes all types of 
appropriate forms of entertainment.  Training provided in how to 
entertain patients, how to discern their skill levels, and what 
signs to look for in specific people.

Time:  4 Hours per day

ASSIST IN MEDICAL TRANSPORTS
Drive VA Van to transport U.S. Veterans to VA 
Hospital and return.  Must have good driving skills.  
Must receive driver's certification from Veteran's Administration. 

Time:  Usually 8 hours per day

FUN NIGHT VOLUNTEER
Help with preparation of food (usually just heat and serve), 
clean up after serving, assist with Bingo.

Time: 2 Hours once a week 

RECEPTIONIST
Direct phone calls at front desk.

Time: 1-2 hours per week.  Training is approximately 4 weeks

VAN DRIVER OR MEDICAL ESCORT DRIVER
Drive Senior Center van/car for shopping trip, grocery trip or
 medical escort.  Assist passengers on or off van, assist with packages.

Time: Varies

FUND RAISING VOLUNTEER
Collect money at various fund raising events, help set up 
and clean up for a fund raising event.

Time: Varies

BLOOD PRESSURE VOLUNTEER
Assemble blood pressure records, record blood pressure 
on clients card, clean up blood pressure area.  Assist RN's or 
Nurses Aide.

Time:  2 hour per week

DECORATION VOLUNTEER
Help to decorate and un-decorate the office for the holidays.

Time:  2-3 hours 2-3 time/year

ARTS/CRAFTS VOLUNTEER
Donate crafts for fund raisers, make crafts at the Senior Center 
for fund raising or nursing homes, teach craft classes, such 
as crocheting, knitting, etc.

Time:  4 Hours/day once a week

 

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