Senior Home


Hakujuso Senior Home

Partner: Airinkai, Social Welfare Service Corporation

Partner: Hakujuso Nursing Home, Airinkai SWC

In this project, you will work with senior citizens living at Hakujuso Senior Home, providing a fun and interesting experience for the senior residents through interaction with volunteers of all ages and nationalities.

Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM 
Frequency: Once a month (usually 3rd Saturdays)
Location: Hakujuso Senior Home (1st floor cafeteria) 
     2-19-1 Ohashi, Meguro-ku, Tokyo
                *6-minute walk from Komaba Todaimae, West Exit (Inokashira Line)
    *12-minute walk from Ikejiri Ohashi Station (Denentoshi Line)

Event Guidelines: Families and children of all ages welcome!!  Please pay close attention to your children while in the senior home and do not allow them to run around indoors.

Volunteer Voice: This was my first time to participate, but one of the elderly women held my hand and thanked me a million times for coming. I don't remember the last time someone genuinely thanked me so many times. I am definitely going to continue participating.

Arisu no Mori Smile Project

Partner: Arisunomori Kinoko Minami-Azabu Nursing Home SWC  

  

In this project, you will perform hand massages and hands & feet exercises that adopted musical therapy and touch therapy at a special elderly nursing home. All the residents have Alzheimer disease (from slight to severe). Families and children of all ages welcome!

Time: 1:45 PM to 3:00 PM
Frequency: Once a month (usually 3rd Wednesdays)
Location: Arisunomori Kinoko Minami-Azabu Nursing Home
                 4-16-1 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo
                *8-minute walk from Hiroo Station (Hibiya Line)
    *3-minute walk from "Moto-Azabu 2 chome" Bus stop (Toei Bus)

Event Guidelines: Families and children of all ages welcome! Join us to perform hand massages and hands & feet exercises that adopted musical therapy and touch therapy at a special elderly nursing home. All the residents have Alzheimer disease (from slight to severe).
 

Azabu Keifukuen Nursing Home 

Partner: Azabu Keifukuen, Nursing Home SWC

In this project volunteers will be playing, singing, making crafts, playing bingo cards and going to the park with the seniors. Hand massage will be performed if time allows. Guest performers will also be invited.

Time: 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Frequency: Once a month (usually 4th Wednesdays)
Location: Azabu Keifukuen Nursing Home
            5-1-20 Minami-Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo
    *1-minute walk from Hiroo Station (Hibiya Line)

Event Guidelines: Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.

 

 

Support Project (Tango Therapy)

Partner: Tango Therapy Association Japan, NPO

 

Tango will be taught by instructors at the facility for seniors or mentally challenged people.  You will support the elderly during the dance as to avoid any accidents. The dance will be very simple and easy. It will be a good activity to move along with music.

Time: Depends on the venue
Frequency: About 10 times a month
Location: Several places in Tokyo
Event Guidelines: Families and children of all ages welcome.