Since 1972, CJE SeniorLife has enhanced the lives of older adults and their families through a comprehensive network that includes housing, health care, community services, health and wellness education, life enrichment programs and applied research.
NEW Volunteer Opportunities
Lead sing-alongs or perform for elderly residents.
Sort and shelve donated library items – set up and maintain library.
Assist with friendly visiting, and facilitate conversations between clients, families and staff members - greatest need is for fluency in Russian and English.
Assist with filing, photo copying, scanning and basic clerical support once or twice a week for two hour shift.
Lead arts and crafts activity, current events discussion, sports discussion, music appreciation, book discussions, travelogue, storytelling, card games (poker or bridge), trivia game, scrabble, WII games – weekly or biweekly.
Establish a special one on one friendship with a resident in one of our long term care facilities, assist with letter writing, reading, conversation, going for walks, playing games.
Bring residents to organized activities and assist staff with including all those attending in the planned activity.
Contact the Volunteer Services Department at Volunteers@cje.net (link sends e-mail) or 847.929.3040 to learn more information or to donate your time and skills.