Chapin Home for the Aging
165-01 Chapin Parkway
For this site please register for service on GivePulse unless you are a SPEECH PATHOLOGY STUDENT.
Tasks Available for Students
For Students Visiting 3 or 6 hour visit during semester (as of right now) do not need background checks / medical information or Flu Vaccination, they would be considered a one time visit from a community organization as opposed to an individual volunteer.
One group a week will oversee our DVD/CD/mp3/Shuffle/magazine/Book collection and maintain it.
(Tuesday 1:30 – 4:30) 4 – 5 students
One group will assist with our Nail Salon activity, assisting with doing Nails (painting only), socializing with staff.
(Thursday, 1:30 – 4:30)
One group a week will assist with Social/Craft or Game programs
(Wednesday 1:30 – 4:30)
One group a week will assist with Weekend games
(Saturday 1:00 – 4:00)
Student Awareness/Special Instructions
Lastly, NYS Department of Health has implemented that every volunteer must get the flu vaccination. Documentation of vaccination must include the name and address of the individual who ordered or administered the vaccine and the date of vaccination. This must be given to the nursing home before starting service.
Union Tpke west to 164st. Make a left, cross over Grand Central Parkway. Make a left at SECOND traffic light onto Chapin Parkway. Home is UP THE HILL ON THE LEFT. (Please note that there is no parking in our lot during the weekend day office hours you must find parking on the street. Evenings and Weekends you can often get a spot)
Take Kew Gardens bound Q46 to 164th Street. Transfer to Jamaica bound Q65 and exit at 164th and 84th drive.
Updated 8/20/19 DM
95 People | 144 Impacts | 496 Hours