Program Assistant - CARE Program for Older Adults with Dementia
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Lenox Hill Neighborhood House
Times of day
A few hours per week
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
331 E. 70th Street
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House, widely recognized as one of New York's premiere human services providers, is a 124-year-old settlement house that provides an extensive array of effective and integrated services on Manhattan's East Side. Our CARE program is an arts-based day program for older adults with dementia. The program provides a caring and engaging environment that allows participants to be involved in group and individualized activities, while also providing a respite for family caregivers. As a volunteer Program Assistant you will assist staff in leading therapeutic activities, such as visual and performing arts projects, live music performances and health and wellness programs for our participants. Volunteers must commit to a schedule of one weekday per week, from 9:30am-2:30pm, for a minimum of four months. To apply for this position please contact Anthony Snowden, Volunteer Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-218-0487.