Senior Engagement Volunteer Program

Participate in the Senior Engagement Volunteer Program

Does this describe you?

  • Do you enjoy connecting with people?
  • Do you feel socially isolated?
  • Do you need help around the house?

Sunbeam’s Senior Engagement Program is here to help!

This program encourages independence and self-sufficiency by helping Oklahoma seniors like you stay active in your lives, connected to your community and supports aging in your home.

What could a Senior Engagement Volunteer do for you?

  • You will be partnered with a volunteer from your community. The volunteer will offer support through a variety of activities such as:
    • Engagement activities – movies, puzzles, physical activities and companionship.
    • Respite Care – allowing a Caregiver an opportunity to take time for self-care.
    • Tasks Assistance Activities – dog walking, meal preparation, gardening, etc.
  • Volunteers are available for at least 1.5 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months.

Sign up today!

Contact Melva Franklin, Senior Engagement Volunteer Coordinator, at (405) 609-8930 or email mfranklin@sunbeamfamilyservices.org.

Become 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 supports aging in place.

What would you do as a Senior Engagement Volunteer?

  • You will be partnered with a senior from our community.
  • You will connect with a senior, invest in their well-being, and support them through a variety of opportunities, such as:
    • Engagement activities – movies, puzzles, physical activities, companionship and more.
    • Respite Care – allowing a Caregiver an opportunity to take time for self-care.
    • Tasks Assistance Activities – meal preparation, gardening and more.
  • Volunteer at least 1.5 hours per week for a minimum of 6 months.
  • Attend ongoing training.

Who do you contact to volunteer?

Complete this online application or contact Melva Franklin, Senior Engagement Volunteer Coordinator, at (405) 609-8930 or email mfranklin@sunbeamfamilyservices.org.