A volunteer and a resident playing with a dog

Volunteering makes a person feel great inside! Volunteering not only gives you an opportunity to change other people's lives, but your life as well. There are many volunteer opportunities available at Felician Village.

Felician Village is proud and appreciative of volunteers who share their time, energy and talents in support of our residents. Volunteers are welcome to assist staff and residents in a variety of positions. If you have an hour or two a week to give, we will help you find a volunteer opportunity that is interesting to you and touches the lives of the residents served at Felician Village.

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Volunteer Opportunities

  • TriShaw Bike Pilots - “Pilot” a pedal aided by motor assistance bike with a bench seat in the front for residents to enjoy a bike ride.
  • Felician Village at Home - Companions, light household projects, technology tutoring, and many other opportunities.
  • Felician Village on the Go Driver - This driver takes riders to scheduled destinations in our Chevy Equinox. We are currently seeking drivers with afternoon and weekend availability but welcome all! 
  • Companions – (The Court, The Villa, & St. Mary's) One-on-one companionship, talking & listening, individual activities like playing cards, games, puzzles, reading.
  • Paint resident fingernails - Once per week or once every other week
  • Entertainment - Share your musical talent with large or small groups
  • Escort for chapel and salon - No lifting required.
  • Wii Bowling at The Gardens - Set up Wii Bowling, assist residents with game controller, arrange room back in order after bowling
  • Happy Hour - (The Gardens) Help with set up, serve cocktails and food, clean up
  • Felician Village Summer Events - Serve food and carry food to tables for residents/guests, assist with clean up
  • Crafts - Prep work for craft, assist residents during the craft class and help clean up. Locations: Gardens or The Court 
  • Technology Assistant - Provide computer skills to residents and set-up times for residents to learn how to use email, Facebook, etc.
  • Make birthday or holiday cards for residents.

Learn more

Unable to donate your time, but would like to help out? Donations of large print books, craft supplies, bingo prizes & small items for Christmas gifts are always appreciated.

Do you have a talent or interest not on this list? Contact Debbie and we can look into making it happen!

Volunteer Newsletters

To see the most current Volunteer Connection Newsletters click here!

2024 Felician Award Winner

Congratulations Warren Gaffney!

Volunteer  Awards Night

On Wednesday, April 24th, Warren Gaffney was named the 2024 recipient of the Volunteer of Year award at Felician Village. The award was presented at the 2024 Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon.

Nomination: "Warren demonstrates exceptional dedication and care as a volunteer, driving both the 12-passenger Felician Village bus and the Felician Village on the Go vehicle with safety as his top priority. His passengers greatly enjoy his company and conversation. Warren also volunteers at many Felician Village events and is willing to assist at moment’s notice. His compassionate approach shines through as he consistently goes above and beyond to ensure the comfort and satisfaction of those he serves. His commitment to Felician Village and its individuals is unwavering, and his invaluable contribution of time is truly priceless."

This award recognizes an individual whose volunteer actions have made a significant impact on the residents/operations of Felician Village. The recipient of this award exemplifies the core values of Felician Village by living out the healing ministry of Jesus and providing compassionate care that respects the dignity of each person served.

Photo caption: The 2024 Felician Award for Excellence in Volunteer Service at Felician Village was presented to Warren Gaffney at the volunteer luncheon event on April 24th. The award was presented by Megan Bruckschen, Marketing Director, and Debbie Pitsch, Volunteer Coordinator.

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