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April 26, 2024

Volunteer Opportunities in Memory Care

Category: Memory Care

Author: Mollie Levine, Memory Care Director

Volunteering in The Boulevard Senior Living – St. Charles Memory Care Neighborhood can be an incredibly rewarding experience. Our Neighborhood caters to individuals living with many different types of dementia. Volunteers play a crucial role in enhancing the quality of life for our residents. From providing companionship to participating in stimulating events, the opportunities for volunteers are both meaningful and endless. Let’s delve into the various types of events you, as a volunteer, can be a part of within our Memory Care Neighborhood.

Volunteer opportunities in our Neighborhood include:

  • Reading and discussing stories or books
  • Manicures
  • Puzzles
  • Board Games
  • Trivia
  • Playing the piano
  • Devotionals
  • Sing-a-longs
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Crafting, painting, drawing
  • Exercises, stretching, range of motion (ROM)
  • Educational classes on “Did you know” or safety
  • Sharing jokes
  • Name that tune
  • Karaoke
Community members baking together in senior living neighborhood.

Having volunteers brings happiness to residents, while visitors learn about our Neighborhood and the wonderful people living here. Even a brief visit can make a difference, calming upset residents and lifting the spirits of those feeling down. Volunteer assistance and engaging activities can quickly redirect wandering and agitated residents, promoting happiness and conversation. Happier residents exhibit less risky behavior and reduced anxiety when occupied and engaged.

If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact the Memory Care Director. We welcome your involvement!

As you can see, there are many benefits from volunteering in The Boulevard Senior Living – St. Charles Memory Care Neighborhood. It provides an opportunity to form meaningful connections, promote personal growth, and make a positive impact. You will also gain valuable insights, foster community engagement, and enhance mental and emotional well-being. Reach out to schedule a rewarding experience that will enrich your life and the lives of the residents.  

The Boulevard Senior Living of Saint Charles in St. Charles, MO offers independent senior apartments, assisted living, and memory care with a variety of services and a range of floor plan options. Amenities include restaurant dining, 24-hour bistro, concierge service, housekeeping, events and entertainment, personal care, transportation services, and more. Centrally located near SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital St. Charles with convenient access to major shopping centers and clubs, including St. Peters Golf Club, Mid Rivers Mall, Katy Trail, Main Street St. Charles, New Town at St.Charles, and the Streets of St. Charles.

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