Volunteer With Purpose!
“Those who can, do. Those who can do
more, volunteer.” Anonymous
Become part of our
community and experience the joy and gratification of enhancing the lives of
Sweetwater Spectrum residents. You will be matched to an assignment based on
your skills, talents and interests.
Enhance the daily life of
a resident who shares common interests. A Resident Companion will always work
closely with a service care provider. Here are some examples:
- Television and movies
Time Commitment: A minimum of two hours per week
Do you like to get your
hands dirty? Work with Farmer Luke and residents who share an interest in
- Weed plants
- Harvest produce and herbs
- Help cook fresh vegetables
- Assist with resident activity on weekly Farm Night
- Work the Sweetwater Spectrum Farm Stand on Saturdays
- Help assemble veggie boxes for sale
Time Commitment: A minimum of 2 hours per week.
Farm Stand Assistant: One-half day on
Saturday for four hours (9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm)
Support a Service Provider:
Assist service providers
in the home, on excursions and at a variety of Sweetwater events on and
off-campus. Some examples of engaging in daily activities:
- Cook breakfast
- Go for a hike
- Go to the movies
- Walk on the treadmill
Time Commitment: A minimum of two hours per week.
Teach What You Love:Do you have a passion or
skill you’d like to share with individual residents or groups? We’re open to
Time Commitment: 1-2 hours a month for a minimum of six weeks.
369 Fifth Street West
Sonoma, CA 95476