Receive personal rewards and sense of achievement through volunteering
Volunteering is about donating your time, energy, and skills generously. As a volunteer you have made a decision to help freely — free from pressure to act from others. Volunteers generally convey a sense of achievement and motivation which ultimately is generated from the desire and enthusiasm to help. For some, volunteering may simply be a break in regular routine or an opportunity to create balance in their lives. Volunteering around a personal interest or hobby can be enjoyable, relaxing, and revitalizing. That energy and sense of fulfillment will be carried over to other parts of your life.
By volunteering at Zandex, you can share your time and talents with some of the most vulnerable, and most grateful, members of our community. The time you take to read a letter, share your pet, help with an activity or paint fingernails is time and energy that will be appreciated more than you know.
Whether you are an individual or part of a group, like a choir, band, drama club, church group or scouts, there are many ways you could volunteer. Here are a few:
- Play games with a resident
- Interview a resident for a school project
- Read books with a resident
- Paint a residents nails
- Enjoy a community outing with a resident
- Talking and walking with a resident
- Share a meal
- Crafts and Activities
- Share your special talent (Music, Dance, Drama, Art, Travel and more…