Volunteer your time
Become a member of our team: aiding our patients and their families regain their self-esteem, independence and confidence. Work with the recreation, exercise and speech therapists and have direct client contact. Or work in our Thrift Shop, dining room or other numerous departments supporting our mission and vision.
Our volunteers find their time at the Center extremely gratifying as our patients are an inspiring reminder of our power to overcome life's challenges. Being of service is a life-changing and rewarding experience, and we care for our volunteers. Your service may also satisfy community service or school requirements.
There are many opportunities for you to become a member to be a of our team and make a difference. To learn more about how you can help by volunteering, Please call Sarah Johnson at 760-323-7676, ext 117. Areas in which you might serve include:
Assisting therapists in planning and implementing programs, such as: walking, games, arts and crafts, handwriting practice, computer skills and occupational therapy.
Assisting certified speech therapists with speech and language activities - one-on-one and group - for clients who have communication deficits.
Offering your musical talents, therapeutic dancing, comedy, novelty acts, theater, etc.
Assisting with client physical therapies, answering phones and scheduling appointments.
Dining Room & Kitchen
Assisting the Chef with food preparation, serving meals and helping with clean-up.
Greeting customers, helping them find treasures, making sales and merchandising -i.e. organizing, pricing and displaying goods.
Building & Maintenance
Providing light maintenance, gardening and building care services.
Being a receptionist, providing secretarial services or being a tour guide.
◦ Assist with special events - before & during
Writing articles for the Center Newsletter, administering social media and delivering materials to local physician offices and hospitals.
Assisting with volunteer recruitment and special projects.
Board of Directors
Serving as a board member, ambassador, fundraiser and consultant.