Contact: Program Director
Our congregation has been one of three areas sites for this Monday-Friday daytime ministry team to older adults and their families since 1995. A member of our congregation always serves on the ESSE board - currently it is Anna Schindler Olson. ESSE always needs volunteers of any age who enjoy interacting with our seniors. Join us for an hour or a day, every day, once a week, once a month, or once a year. We also invite those volunteers who can play the piano, sing, or have other talents to share. Helpful volunteers can assist with arts and crafts projects; Participate in group activities; Read to our seniors; Share a talent with the group; Bring your pet-friendly pets are always welcomed; Bring your children-Seniors love children! Assist with bingo, cards or various table games; Show slides/videos of vacations and trips; Deliver homemade treats for morning/afternoon breaks; Help with lunch set up/clean up. ESSE Adult Day Care Center’s welcomes volunteers who are attuned to the elderly, enjoy their company and who appreciate the wisdom that only age and experience can bring. Learn more about this agency at www.esseadultdatcare.org.