Home Instead Senior Care® network research reveals that volunteering is a magic bullet of sorts to keep seniors mentally and physically engaged in the world around them, making a difference in the lives of others as well as benefiting their own Salute to Senior Service.
Other benefits that the senior volunteer survey respondents identified include:
I want to help others – 99 percent
I want to make a difference in my community – 99 percent
I want to provide assistance to causes I care about – 99 percent
I feel like my volunteer contributions are appreciated – 98 percent
I enjoy volunteering with my friends – 93 percent I want to socialize and meet new people – 92 percent
I want to share my talents, skills and experience – 90 percent
I enjoy learning new skills – 89 percent I have more time now – 86 percent I want to occupy my free time – 84 percent
Home Instead CAREGivers in Mississauga are available to help your senior loved ones continue to pursue their passions by providing non-medical assistance at home – call us for more information 905- 276-2273.
Home Care Mississauga helping older adults and elderly live independently and safely at home. Please call 905- 276-2273.