Sienna Senior Living

The warmth of human connection

Cherry Park Retirement Residence is located at 317 Winnipeg Street in Penticton. We have been providing a beautiful home for independent seniors to live in for over 25 years!  We are managed by Sienna Senior Living siennaliving.ca have a look at our website for more information.  We have 63 suites and offer our seniors beautiful kitchen suites, all meals and snacks, housekeeping, peace of mind and a full array of leisure activities and entertainment. We are always taking on new volunteers.  Volunteers at Cherry Park share their interests with the seniors. From reading one on one to the vision impaired, to leading or assisting with an art or craft class, helping on our many enjoyable bus trips, lending a hand at one of our many events or open houses we have a lot of options!  We also are interested in engaging youth with our seniors and will be looking for help with some of our summer projects such as decorating our entry for the Peachfest Parade. Cherry Park Retirement Residence is part of the Sienna Sienna Senior Living Family.  Here we offer Independent living which means all the freedom and flexibility of living on your own with no day-to-day responsibilities.

Volunteers are valued members of our team. By sharing your time, you can make a positive difference in the lives of others – and enrich your own.   Volunteers help Cherry Park Retirement Residence bring our mission to life by helping residents live fully every day. When you give us the gift of your time, you are contributing to making someone’s day better, someone’s life more enjoyable. Join us and help spread the warmth of human connection. In turn, we’ll strive to provide you with a meaningful experience that harnesses your unique talents and encourages personal growth.  Join our volunteer team to share your passion with others, and help residents feel better than they ever thought possible.

Volunteer wanted to teach basic computer skills to our Seniors.

Bingo Callers Wanted: Mondays through Saturdays to call Bingo from 10-11 am
Volunteers meet new people
Snacks are available until 10 am and coffee and tea always available
Any help would be great!

Cherry Park Retirement Home is also seeking a :

A Youth Volunteer Coordinator who is a self-starter, works well under minimum supervision and loves to tackle a project from the ground up.  Cherry Park is wanting to start a ‘Grand friends Program’ with school aged children.  The goal is to match up children and seniors (between kindergarten and grade 4).  Children can gain valuable skills such as cooperation, compassion, self-worth, patience, and empathy.   Seniors, also benefit as they enjoy sharing their stories, and can fill a void that many seniors feel as many have grand children who are far away.   Commitment:  once a week (with the possibility to work at home). Connecting with schools in the community to promote the Grand friends Project. Training will be provided on Grand friends project. Volunteer Coordinator will be responsible for supervision of the child volunteers

Perks:

Great opportunity to learn a new  skill
Youth Volunteer Coordinator will be given the responsibility to take on a project and be a leader.
Coffee an snacks always available
Meeting and working with great seniors
Great opportunity to learn new skills
Opportinity for free lunch with our Seniors
Meeting friends for  life
Giving back to the Community

Contact Michele Coates our Lifestyle Consultant to explore volunteer opportunities T:  250-492-2447 , 317 Winnipeg Street , Penticton, BC V2A 8J9, michele.coates@siennaliving.ca