Volunteer Opportunities 2018-01-03T16:02:32+00:00

Volunteer at Bethel Home and Services

Bethel Home and Services welcomes volunteers to work closely with staff to provide programs and projects that are meaningful to the people we serve.  Volunteers can work as a part of a team or individually to offer creative programs, resources and ideas to enhance daily activities at Bethel Home, Maplewood Terrace, Bethel Village in Cashton, Bethel Parkside in La Farge, Coulee View in Coon Valley or Bethel Butikk Food Pantry and Thrift Shop in Westby.

Sample Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Activities – games, crafts, bingo, seasonal parties
  • Gardening – planting, watering, weeding flowers and plants
  • Friendly Visitor – visit or read with individual residents
  • Country Store – Maplewood Terrace
  • Mail Delivery – Bethel Home
  • Pet Therapy – visit residents with certified pet visitor
  • Memory Care Visitor – read short stories or lead discussions
  • Resident Escort – to worship, activities, or appointments
  • Comfort Care Visitor – sit with residents who are dying
  • Special Event Helper – decorating, set up, and cleanup
  • Program – share a hobby or talent
  • Butikk Volunteer – sorting, clerking, assisting in food pantry contact Kathy Griffin at 608-634-4208
  • For Maplewood volunteer opportunities, contact Jenny Zube at 637-6365

All other volunteer opportunities contact Amanda Warthesen at 637-6358. 

All volunteers complete a volunteer application and general orientation.

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“The staff have all been very friendly and nice. That’s something really great about Bethel Home – all the staff here are really helpful.”
Chuck Pettit
“The staff is outstanding and it’s always clean and neat. The apartments are also comfortable. There is always entertainment and the residents are friendly. Staff is quick to respond if we need help.”
Don Skolaski
“I love it here! It’s peaceful, great service and staff and everyone is very friendly.”
Doris Parr
“Workers are very helpful and caring. There is always someone here if you need them. Feels very home like and there is activities for everyone.”
Lillian Rumpee
“Beautiful setting with expansive lawn, trees, and other vegetation. The staff is well trained, very kind and helpful. We strongly recommend Maplewood Terrace as a place to spend one’s later years”
Maplewood Resident