Brighton Gardens of Wheaton
831 E. Butterfield Rd. Wheaton, IL 60189
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Angela Harris, Activities and Volunteer Coordinator
630-681-1234 ext. 222
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Depending on Activity)
Description of Organization:
Brighton Gardens of Wheaton by Sunrise Senior Living is an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community for senior citizens. At Sunrise Senior Living, every thing we do is designed to champion the quality of our residents' lives. Since 1981, it has been our commitment, privilege and joy. We believe in celebrating life, building rich relationships, personalizing our care and activities – so our residents live their lives just as they want.
We are looking for people who are hungry to make a difference in someone's life. Your time, talent, caring, and passionate heart will help our community to thrive and meet a variety of needs and interests. Spending time, lending a helping hand, and engaging in activities with seniors provides a rewarding feeling to both you and the residents in our community.
We need people to donate their time and energy in a variety of areas. The sky is the limit when it comes to supporting and encouraging someone to continue to enjoy life. Together we will be able to help seniors to continue to Live Life and Cherish the Moments.
Description of Service Learner Role:
Leading activities and assisting in activities with seniors. Encouraging, motivating, and assisting them to with day to day and special activities they would like to participate in such as manicures, exercise programs, shopping, trivia, bingo, arts and crafts, cooking, games, etc. Opportunities are available for you to introduce fun and positive activities to our residents such as playing an instrument, singing, dancing, etc.
All volunteers must complete a Volunteer Application, must be able to provide references,
TB Testing, complete a Background Check prior to
service, love for seniors and people, passion, and positive energy.
Number of Placements Available:
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
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