I want to be an activities coordinator at a nursing home when I graduate. I love working with the elderly, so I hope that I will graduate with a TR major with a Gerontology minor or emphasis. And how fun does this look?!
There is something special about the bond between man and horse that can help in many ways. Equine therapy provided at therapeutic boarding schools can help control your teen. Enjoy the infographic below that explains how to connect with teens through equine therapy.See more inside.: http://arivacaboysranch.com/
Twiddlemuffs sent in by one of our lovely volunteer knitters. Inspiration for our Voluntary Arts Week challenge - knit a twiddlemuff - send it to us at Knit for Peace and we'll send it out to a hospital for a dementia patient with restless hands. More information and a pattern on our website: http://www.knitforpeace.org.uk/category/blog/
In September, the Orange County office donated 200 hours of volunteer time to the Boys & Girls Club of Anaheim. Over the course of two days, 65 Moss Adams volunteers entertained 150 kids ranging in age from five to 18. They played soccer, dodge ball, pool, ping-pong, and foosball. They also assisted with arts and crafts, homework, and other activities. The team supplied a comic book-themed ice cream truck and treats for the kids and volunteers
LifeLine Pilots facilitates FREE transportation for such medical needs as on-going medical treatments, diagnosis and follow-up care. Volunteer Pilots donate all flight expenses and their time. Volunteer Pilots can also choose to assist passengers with humanitarian situations. Caregiver exchanges, a final wish visiting an ill relative, taking children to special needs camps are examples of the missions for which LifeLine Pilots has facilitated FREE air transportation…
Approximately 500 The Big Event volunteers assisted Chadron area residents, businesses and non-profit organizations Saturday with projects including yard work, painting, tree planting, pet adoptions, sidewalk art, and an ice cream social. (Tena L. Cook/Chadron State College)
One of the tasks of all humanitarian organizations is to assist without offending, to provide assistance without it necessarily appearing as charity. While many of the humanitarian organizations provide immediate materials/resources, organizations like the KINO Border Initiative offers the space to talk about experiences to volunteers or other migrants in the hopes of "relieving [some] suffering"
How to help North Strand Housing Shelter needs volunteers to provide transportation to appointments and to assist new shelter guests. The shelter has an ongoing need for toilet paper, cleaning supplies and coffee, milk and sugar. To make a contribution or volunteer: Online | www.northstrandhousingshelter.org Phone | 843-798-9091 (Dana Black) Mail | North Strand Housing Shelter P.O. Box 529, North Myrtle Beach SC 29597