You believe in service. We believe in you. Inspiring opportunities for Washington, D.C., volunteers.

Anyone age 13+ can volunteer. Opportunities exist for people of all ages and backgrounds at The Village at Rockville. Neighbors at The Village and people from the surrounding towns provide important one-on-one visits with those in Rehabilitation & Recovery and Skilled Nursing care. Neighbors even bring their pets with them on some visits, making everybody happy.

All told, there are more than 25 ways for your talents to be used. We also offer a Student Volunteer Program where students can earn SSL hours. This program has partnerships with 12 schools in Maryland and Metro D.C. All volunteers must comply with The Village at Rockville’s flu vaccine policy.

The steps to becoming a volunteer at The Village at Rockville include:
1. Completed Application
2. Face-to-face interview
3. Orientation

Below you will find our volunteer applications.

If you are 18 years of age or older, please fill out this Adult Volunteer Form. Once you hit the Submit button, the form will automatically populate as an email attachment in your default email program. All you need to do is hit the Send button.
Adult Volunteer Application 2018

If you are 17 years of age or younger, please fill out this Student Volunteer Form. Please note a parent must provide an in-person signature at the time of the interview for their minor volunteer. Once you hit the Submit button, the form will automatically populate as an email attachment in your default email program. All you need to do is hit the Send button.
Student Volunteer Application 2018

Upcoming Volunteer Orientation Dates:
Sunday, March 17, 2019 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 2-5 p.m.
Friday, May 17, 2019 from 5-7 p.m.
Monday, June 17, 2019 from 9-11 a.m.

Note: All new volunteer orientation sessions are held in the classroom on the terrace level. Volunteers must be accepted into our internship program in order to attend orientation sessions.

Now Accepting Summer 2019 Interns for June Through August!
*All Spring 2019 internship positions have been filled.

All prospective interns should submit their resume and an essay detailing why they want to intern at The Village at Rockville to Melissa Blackstone at mblackstone@thevillageatrockville.org.

ConnectedLiving Intern
ConnectedLiving interns support in providing an ongoing comprehensive program of activities to meet the needs and interest of residents and guests.
•Assists in the planning of scheduled recreational activities for residents and guests such as discussion, arts, crafts, exercise, cooking, various games, re-motivation, gardening etc. for mental and physical stimulation.
•Distributes and assists with newsletter, calendars, flyers, website, bulletin boards, brochures and other related materials for residents and guests.
•Assists the ConnectedLiving Administrative Assistant and ConnectedLiving Manager.

Volunteer Coordinator Intern
Volunteer Coordinator interns will assist the ConnectedLiving Manager with planning and coordinating volunteer assignments.
•Processes volunteer applications and updates volunteer records, keeps volunteer database up-to-date and accurate and assists with volunteer trainings and orientations.
•Assists with scheduling volunteers.
•Assists with creating content for monthly newsletters for volunteers and residents.

Administrative Intern
Administrative interns will assist with clerical duties, maintaining files, organizing documents and ad-hoc office projects.
•Highly organized and detail-oriented individual will provide clerical assistance including sorting and managing files, scanning documents and maintaining electronic filing system.
•Assists ConnectedLiving team with projects (i.e. bulk mailings, resident events, etc.).
•Assists ConnectedLiving Manager and services team on ad-hoc projects.

If you want to take service to the next level – working on broader projects and raising the funds that make them possible – join The Auxiliary of The Village at Rockville. Active since 1890, this dedicated group makes life at The Village better for all.

Just call Melissa Blackstone at 301-354-8466 or respond to one of our opportunities listed below, and you’re on your way to new adventures in service and personal fulfillment.

Volunteer opportunities

 
 

Life Enrichment Volunteer

Enrich the lives of others! Volunteers will assist staff with escorting residents to the activity room and engaging residents in meaningful activities.
Days Available:are flexible to most schedules.
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Chapel Escorts

Transport residents to and from chapel service. No driving required – Chapel located in the building Students this is great for SSL service hours!
Days Available:Sundays 10:00am – Noon
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Skilled Volunteers

Do you have a special skill or talent such as playing a musical instrument, painting, gardening, storytelling, etc? If so, we are always looking to use your talent to enhance to life of our residents.
Days Available:are flexible to most schedules.
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Student Volunteers

Students can earn SSL hours and add new skills to their resumes while improving the lives of others.
Days Available:are flexible to most schedules.
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One on One Visits

Make a new friend and gain experiences that will last a lifetime. Visit a resident and spend time with them one-on-one.
Days Available:are flexible to most schedules.
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College Student Internship

College students can build their work place experiences in one of our internship programs. Internships run each semester. Please inquire for available openings.
Days Available:are flexible to most schedules.
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