Saint John’s Abbey Volunteer Program

Assignment Description

Position: Friendly Visitor                                            

Number of persons needed: Any number            

Department: Retirement Center

Brief Summary of Assignment: Visiting monks in the Retirement Center (Saint Raphael Hall)

Time Commitment: 1-2 hours once a week or when available

Responsibilities: Visit with residents of Saint Raphael Hall.

Skills and Qualifications: an appreciation of seniors and a desire to hear their stories.

Team Leader: Diane Young, RN

Location, working space, equipment, etc.: Resident’s room or community living space in Saint Raphael Hall.

This position requires a background check.

Any questions: contact Eileen Haeg at 363-3304 or email