Everyday is an opportunity to live life to the fullest
In our day programs, you choose from a variety of activities to experience new opportunities and learn. You and your friends participate in activities to learn household tasks such as shopping, cooking, laundry, cleaning, and gardening; community life skills like transportation usage and restaurant dining; and how to access community resources such as libraries, museums, theaters, parks, and other public areas.
Community Connections: Community involvement matters
At Community Connections you can choose from a variety of educational, social, and volunteer activities that let you learn about and give back to your community. These opportunities allow you to experience new things and make new friends. You will also access many free public resources and activities.
- Volunteer Jobs – Participate in volunteer opportunities to help other local nonprofits, senior centers, nursing homes, and community service organizations. Choose from dozens of group or individual volunteer jobs including maintenance and office work at the American Red Cross, facility cleanup at Mitchell Park, and book sorting at the Friends of Palo Alto Library. These are just a few of the many educational and important volunteer jobs available to you!
- Education – Attend the educational series that give you valuable information and tips about health care, financial planning, nutrition, personal safety, and more!
- Communication – Help produce the Community Connections cable TV shows. You can perfect your existing skills or learn new skills such as interviewing guests, filming and photography, stage prepping, and distributing the final video.