Emerson Gardens: Volunteer Info
Become a Volunteer Today!
Thank you for your interest in volunteering your valuable time at SHO!
Many of our residents have limited contact with family and often lose friendships within the community. If you’d like to be a regular visitor or companion to one of our residents or bring a talent to any of our residences or just come and enjoy group activities. Just let us know what you are looking for and we will find a match.
Opportunities at SHO Communities:
For residents as a group (weekly or monthly activities):
Games-Bingo, Scrabble, Jeopardy
Music-lead singing (hymns, etc), piano, organ (song books-words)
Dances-two-step, ballroom, Card Club-poker, pinochle, etc
Crafts – (for gifts, holidays) Photography, Book Club
For residents on an individual basis:
Read the newspaper, book, or magazine
Write letters, emails, short stories, or life journal
Invite to church, lunch, shopping or an outing
Provide transportation to appointments-physician, dentist
One-to-one visiting, walks
Providing tickets to music or sporting events
Please contact a community in your local area and give the gift of time!
We would love to meet you and speak with you in further detail about your interests.