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Inpatient Health Services - Edgemoor

Edgemoor - Volunteer Opportunities

For more information or to volunteer, phone 619-596-5500 or send us an email.

Facilities where this Service is offered:


Volunteers at Edgemoor need to complete an application, go through background check and orientation. Volunteers help with the following activities:

  • Assist residents with computers - such as training on how to use the computer or new software
  • Assist with garden club
  • Assist with clerical functions in recreation therapy department
    • File
    • Organize books, tapes, videos
    • Maintain log for lending library
    • Competing supply list
  • Assist with transporting residents to activities within the facility
  • Assist with activities - ceramics, resident council, crafts, games, sing along, movies, bingo
  • Take residents out for a walk off the nursing unit, participate in and out of unit activities
  • Assist with field trips - plan, recruit, accompany
  • Decorate bulletin boards
  • Resident services - read to, write letters for, spend time with residents
  • Stock and maintain library, distribute reading material to residents
  • Sew quilts, other needed items
  • Resident birthdays - recommend, wrap and distribute items.
  • Assist with chapel services
  • Help sort donated clothing
  • Staff canteen for Edgemoor residents and staff
  • Develop fundraising activities, donors
  • Assist with distribution of monthly calendars on units, in resident rooms
  • Assist in planning, seeking and obtaining entertainment, decorate and participate in special events
  • Assist in serving at special events


For more information or to volunteer, phone 619-596-5500 or send us an email.