Volunteering as a Team

GOAL OF TEAM VOLUNTEERING:

  • Interact with SBI’s clients in a variety of activities to enhance our clients self-confidence and self-esteem.
     

  • Increase awareness about the different types of brain injuries,  who’s the most vulnerable, and how to engage with people who have suffered a brain injury

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Patience

  • Willingness to interact with SBI’s clients

  • Team = 5 to 10 volunteers

  • 3 hour commitment

ACTIVITIES in the Cognitive Rehabilitation Programs (CRP):

  • Assist the Kenpo Master instructor as he teaches clients the various Rehabilitation Through Kenpo (RTK) movements.  (see video 4:51) https://vimeo.com/325324024.
     

  • Assist the staff as they work with clients in activities such as in- house bowling, basketball, and other sports activities.
     

  • Assist the staff as they work with clients on puzzles, board games, computer aided learning, and other interactive cognitive challenges.
     

SCHEDULE in the Cognitive Rehabilitation Programs (CRP):

 

ACTIVITIES in the Vocational (back-to- work) Programs:

  • Participate in a Work Readiness Exercise with clients
     

  • Help Clients find jobs on the internet
     

  • Participate in Mock Interviewing
     

SCHEDULE:

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ben Strong – Executive Director

bstrong@sbicares.org