YOLDEN (Arts) @ THK Round 3 Open House!


YOLDEN (Arts) @ THK Round 3 Open House!
By Youth Corps Singapore

ABOUT
  • Interested in befriending seniors? Join us at YOLDEN (Arts) at Thye Hua Kwan Nursing Home Open House and have a glimpse of our regular befriending programme!

    Through the Open House, volunteers interested in the regular sessions can have a chance to gain insights on the nursing home and how the art sessions are conducting in our weekly befriending sessions, and how art activities can help improve a senior's overall wellbeing.

    YOLDEN is a regular senior befriending programme that aims to cater to the physical, intellectual and social emotional wellness of the residents in the respective nursing homes. The word YOLDEN is derived from YO-YOuths and OLDEN-gOLDEN which represents the youths and seniors respectively. 

    This project is a Youth Corps Singapore regular community service programme.


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Volunteer Befriender

"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." - Aesop

Do you like interacting with seniors?

Are you keen to learn how to engage and communicate with seniors through art-based activities?

Do you like to meet other youths that are like-minded and have a common passion for seniors?

If YES, we warmly welcome you to our YOLDEN (Arts) family! :)

As a Volunteer Befriender,you will befriend and facilitate conversations with your senior buddy through art-based activities. During the event, you will be guided and equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to engage the seniors.

Roles of a Volunteer Befriender include:
● Engaging the seniors in heartfelt conversations
● Guiding the seniors in activities 
● Ensuring safety and welfare of seniors throughout the session

Requirements

  • Age Range: 15 to 35 years old
  • Singapore Citizen , Singapore PR only

Skills

Befriending

Shifts

Date Time Location Registration open on Registration close on Available Slots Registration Status
07/12/2019 01:00 PM– 06:15 PM 48 Thk Nursing Home @ Hougang Hougang Avenue 8 Singapore 538793 13/11/2019 12:00 AM 02/12/2019 11:45 PM 8

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ABOUT
  • Interested in befriending seniors? Join us at YOLDEN (Arts) at Thye Hua Kwan Nursing Home Open House and have a glimpse of our regular befriending programme!

    Through the Open House, volunteers interested in the regular sessions can have a chance to gain insights on the nursing home and how the art sessions are conducting in our weekly befriending sessions, and how art activities can help improve a senior's overall wellbeing.

    YOLDEN is a regular senior befriending programme that aims to cater to the physical, intellectual and social emotional wellness of the residents in the respective nursing homes. The word YOLDEN is derived from YO-YOuths and OLDEN-gOLDEN which represents the youths and seniors respectively. 

    This project is a Youth Corps Singapore regular community service programme.


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