Friendly Visitor/Companions

Time Frame: Any day of the week between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Time Requirements: One day a week for as much time as you can give.

Location: At any one of our 3 campuses: Giddings Avenue campus, Haven Drive campus, and Pine Drive campus.

Responsibilities: Spend quality one-on-one time with a resident in our community. Many of our residents could greatly benefit from having a weekly visitor; whether it is sitting and chatting with them, reading to them, play board games or card games with them.

Memory Care Volunteer

Time Frame: Any day of the week between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Time Requirements: One day a week for as much time as you can give.

Location: The Covenant Home, located at the Giddings Aveune campus.

Responsibilities: Duties may include assisting an activity director with craft projects, games, current events and special activities. Spending quality one-on-one time with a resident may also be needed.

Gardening Club Member

Time Frame: Any day during the week between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Time Requirements: One day a week for as much time as you can give.

Location: Outdoors at any one of our 3 campuses: Giddings Avenue campus, Haven Drive campus, and Pine Drive campus.

Responsibilities: Duties may include watering the flower beds and pots, weeding and pruning flower beds and landscaped areas. Raking leaves may be asked of you during the fall months as well.

Wheelchair Transports

Time Frame: Hours may vary to transport residents to activities, beauty salon, and church services.

Time Requirements: Transporting to and from above listed activities, times may vary

Location: At the Giddings Avenue campus and/or Haven Drive campus.

Responsibilities: Transport residents to and from onsite events. The volunteer will go to the resident’s room to get the resident and then take them to the event. It is helpful if the volunteer can stay through the event and take them back to their room after the event has concluded, however this is not mandatory. Please advise whether you can do transport in both directions or prefer to only do one-way.

Qualifications: Because the transportation of the resident is done by wheelchair, the volunteer must be at least 16 years old. The volunteer must be physically able to push a wheelchair, with a resident in it.

Sharing of Musical Talents

Time Frame: Any day of the week between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Time Requirements: Any day of the week as often as the volunteer would like.

Location: At any one of our 3 campuses: Giddings Avenue campus, Haven Drive campus, and Pine Drive campus.

Responsibilities: You will entertain the residents with music. Playing the piano or any other instrument is welcomed. Singing old, familiar songs, or hymns is also appreciated.

Maintenance

Time Frame: Any day of the week between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Time Requirements: One day a week, or month, for as much time as you can give.

Location: At any one of the 3 Pine Haven Christian Communities; Pine Haven Sheboygan Falls, Pine Haven Oostburg or Prairie Crossing.

Responsibilities: You will be asked to help with light maintenance duties. Changing light bulbs, checking for sticking doors, painting and using the wheelchair washer are just a few of the tasks we may ask you to do.

 

For more information about volunteering, or about any of these listed needs, please contact Sue Niesen, volunteer coordinator at 920-550-5289 or email: sniesen@pinehaven.org. To volunteer, simply fill out the form at this link: