69-70 Grand Central Parkway
Forrest Hills, NY 11375
For this site please contact the site supervisor listed below to schedule your service. Be sure to register your hours in GivePulse once complete.
Nature and Purpose of Agency
Fairview Nursing Care Center Inc is a Nursing Home facility with 200 residents and is located in Forest Hills, NY. Fairview Nursing Care Center Inc. also provides extended-stay nursing care to seniors with varying levels of disabilities in Forest Hills, NY.
Tasks Available for Students
Spend time with an elderly residents
- Run BINGO, play WII or other board games
- Ability to be creative and design your own program/workshop (i.e. manicure day, poker club, book club, etc.) Be CREATIVE!!
Programs run 10am – 11:30am and 2pm – 3:30pm (lunch in between); seven days a week. No programming on Friday evenings.
NOTE: THERE IS A 20 HOUR MINIMUM REQUIREMENT TO SERVE AT FAIRVIEW NURSING HOME.
Student Awareness/Special Instructions
Students must visit for an orientation FIRST and get a background check; prior to working a shift. Students must bring the medical records including PPD with them at first orientation. Students must be informed that there is to be NO FOOD and NO FLUIDS given to any resident at any time. Also, if students are not sure of any situation at anytime during the visit they should reach out to the nurse or administrator at the home.
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.
Head south on Utopia Pkwy toward 82nd Ave. Turn right at Grand Central Pkwy. Take the ramp on the left onto Grand Central Pkwy. Take the exit onto Grand Central Pkwy. Take exit 11 E-W toward 69 Rd. Merge onto Grand Central Pkwy W. Take the 69th Road ramp. Merge onto 69th Rd/Harry Van Arsdale Jr Ave. Turn left at Grand Central Pkwy
Updated 2/5/19 DM