Be a Volunteer
Volunteers are important to Lura Turner Homes, because they give the residents extra love and attention, while enabling them to achieve fulfillment of their highest potential. Lura Turner Homes seeks to provide a comfortable home for the residents, and with the help of individuals sharing their skills and talents and group volunteers doing work projects, many additions, repairs, and beautification projects are greatly appreciated.
Individual Skills Volunteer
Volunteer will be responsible to: Administrative Staff, Residence Managers & Staff.
The duties will include: working directly with residents sharing talents, skills, favorite hobbies, art and craft work. Volunteers are also needed to make craft items and baked goods for the annual boutique.
Qualifications for a volunteer are: a positive role model for residents, patience, enthusiasm, skills in completing an art or craft project, giving clear step-by-step directions when instructing residents with projects, and being supportive. Volunteers may also work independently on craft items for the annual boutique.
Volunteer training will include: background information about Lura Turner Homes, pertinent information regarding the residents and ways of relating to them, and suggestions for various activities for volunteer and resident participation.
Volunteers will abide by the written Lura Turner Homes' Policies and Procedures and the volunteer handbook.
Volunteers will be responsible to: Administrative Staff, Residence Managers & Staff.
The duties will include: organizing and assisting with special projects and activities, such as parties, outdoor activities, work projects, or holding fundraising activities in an effort to help meet some of the programming needs.
Qualifications for group volunteers are: a willingness to do physical labor if needed, organize and coordinate various events for residents, have knowledge about fundraising, and provide opportunities for residents to participate in community events. Dedicated to serving the needs of Lura Turner Homes.
Volunteer training will include: background information about Lura Turner Homes and instructions about accomplishing the various tasks needed to be done.