Saint John’s Abbey Volunteer Program
Position: Resident Helper
Number of persons needed: 2
Department: Abbey Retirement Center (St. Raphael Hall)
Brief Summary of Assignment: Assist with special activities for residents of St. Raphael Hall.
Time Commitment: 2-3 hours once a week, usually Wednesday afternoon.
1 Assemble supplies needed for the event.
2 Assist residents to the event area.
3 Participate in the activity as needed.
4 Assist residents to rooms after activity.
5 Put supplies away and help clean up.
Skills and Qualifications:
1 Friendly and willing to assist residents.
2 Able to participate in activities.
3 Able to take direction from staff or be self-sufficient in group setting.
4 Physical ability to push wheelchairs.
Team Leader: Diane Young, R.N.
Location, working space, equipment, etc.: Abbey Retirement Center. Equipment will vary with activity.
Special Consideration: A background check is required for this assignment.
Any questions: contact Eileen Haeg at 363-3304 or email AbbeyVolunteers@csbsju.edu.