Volunteers and resident at the waterfront


Volunteer Services

Resident reviewing boothVolunteers play a vital role at Fairmount Home, contributing greatly to our residents' quality of life. Volunteers of all ages participate in offering both individual and group programs at Fairmount Home. Volunteers work extensively with the Programming Staff to maintain our high standard of care. Volunteers go through a selection and training process before starting at Fairmount Home and ongoing education opportunities are offered to them. 

Activities our volunteers participate in include:

  • Running the General StoreVolunteer piper with resident
  • Friendly visiting
  • Accompanying residents to appointments
  • Recreation programs and outings
  • Restorative care
  • Entertainment, music and special events
  • Pet Therapy, Art Therapy, educational and craft programs
  • Beauty Break
  • The Volunteer Auxiliary, and much more