Volunteers are Essential to Lighting the Way

You can help support seniors in our community by becoming a Senior Engagement Volunteer!

You can help support seniors in our community by becoming a Senior Engagement Volunteer! Sunbeam is looking for 100 volunteers to donate their time and talents to join the nonprofit’s Senior Engagement Program.  

Does this describe you? 

  • You are looking for a way to volunteer and give back to our community.  
  • You love helping seniors. 
  • You enjoy connecting with people. 
  • You are dependable. 

What is the impact of the Senior Engagement Program? 

  • This program encourages independence and self-sufficiency by helping Oklahoma seniors stay active in their lives, connected to their communities, and supporting aging in place.  

What would I do as a Senior Engagement Volunteer? 

  • You will be partnered with a vulnerable senior, due to illness or age, from our community. 
  • You will connect with a vulnerable senior, invest in their well-being, and support them through a variety of opportunities, such as: 
  • Engagement activities – movies, puzzles, physical activities, companionship, etc. 
  • Respite Care – allowing a Caregiver an opportunity to take time for self-care. 
  • Tasks Assistance Activities – dog walking, meal preparation, gardening, etc. 

I want to volunteer! What do I do next? 

Who do I contact if I have questions? 

  • Melva Franklin, Senior Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, at 405.609.8930 or email mfranklin@sunbeamfamilyservices.org.