Volunteers are an integral part of our mission. Whether you have one hour per week or more, we welcome your community efforts. We are always looking for volunteers to engage with our members in the areas of their interest – or yours. Contact MJ our Recreation Director for more information. 203-481-7110.
Bowling/Basketball/Balloon Volleyball/Egg Toss/Darts/Pool
Set up games, keep score, cheer us on!
Play various games with a small group, great fun!
Set up prizes (men’s items, toiletries, jewelry, and stuffed animals), call out numbers, and assist our members with their cards.
Sing, dance, and encourage everyone to join in!
Arts & Crafts
Arts of all kinds! Assist our staff or share your own talents.
Assist in maintaining our outdoor gardens, and/or help with indoor gardening projects!
Help inspire our members to keep it moving!!
Read short stories/poems or look at pictures and art, one-on-one or in small groups.
Men’s group – News discussions – History talks – Support groups
Sharing recipes, trying them out with the group!
Help us with various child centered activities.
Take our ambulatory members out for a stroll through our beautiful Short Beach gardens.
Spiritual Growth Programs
Run your own group or help with ours, we are open to anything!
Get to know some of our quieter members – they need your caring attention!
Do you have a hobby, collection, topic or exciting trip to share?
Bring in your beloved pet! (Well-trained, and with all their shots!)
Behind the Scenes
Help us with fundraising, graphic design and computer needs.
Your mere presence makes a BIG difference to us and our members! Come in and get to know us, and find your own special place at Orchard House! You’ll be glad you did.