|The presence of volunteers in our Knute Nelson communities is an integral part of our mission. We are blessed by the numerous volunteers who contribute their time and talents.
Whether you are interested in volunteering regularly, or are available for just an hour or two, there are many opportunities for you to become involved, including:
Wash and set residents’ hair.
Coffee and Gift Shop
Make light lunches and snacks; sell a variety of gifts
Plant flowers, weed flower beds, trim hedges. Help keep the Knute Nelson communities beautiful places to live.
As a weekend greeter, help provide hospitality and assist visitors with directions
Assist residents by identifying reading material according to their interests
Deliver mail throughout our facilities Mondays through Fridays
File and polish nails for residents on Friday mornings
Entertain residents with piano, singing or other musical instruments
Nelson Wellness Center
Assist the NWC staff by providing hospitality to members and helping with light cleaning
One to One Visiting
Visit regularly with residents or help them with special projects
Help residents enjoy the companionship of your dog, cat or other pet and bring a smile to their face
Reading and Writing
Read to residents and assist them with letter writing
Mend and make simple repairs to resident clothing. Sewing is done at your convenience, in your own home
Shop for residents using a prepared shopping list
Transfer residents to activities, events or meals within the facility
Assist residents with wellness classes on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays