Residence at Skyway Park (MORNING)

OCT
5
Date & Time:

Saturday, October 5, 2019
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Volunteers:

10 have signed up & 5 openings remain.

Description:

The Residence at Skyway Park offers a full complement of services designed to
enhance the lifestyle of seniors. The facility has partnered with the Pikes Peak
Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) to establish the “Adopt-A-
Grandparent Program. Statistics say 50% of nursing home residents have no relatives
and 46% have no living children. Many feel lonely and isolated. This program is to
provide emotional, spiritual and practical support to an elderly neighbor or resident in
the community. The vision of the program “Recognizes and honors the life and value of
the elderly in our society to provide them with love and affection with no strings
attached."


What to expect: expect: At this project, volunteers will garden preparation for fall, clean facility
walls, clean walkers /wheelchairs and assist residents with closet re-organization if
needed.

Age Requirement: Volunteers must be 11+ 

What to bring: Water, shovels, rakes, gloves, large trash bags. 

What to wear: Clothes and shoes that can get dirty, closed-toed shoes

Rally Details: Because you are serving in the Westside area on CityServe Day, you will be rallying at Calvary Worship Center (see map for details) at 8am. Join us at the Westside Rally to pray and grab some coffee before you head to Skyway Park to serve. One of our local Pastors will pray over you before you go out to serve the Westside side of Colorado Springs.

Project Location:


a partner with
Love Our Cities