Date the Weekly Reflection was first submitted: 11/08/2018
Name: volunteer 3
Nursing Home: Parklands Care Center
Date of visit:
Length of visit: 1.5
1. Tell us the names of the nursing home residents you visited, and in a few sentences describe one interesting thing that you learned about each.
2. During your visit with these residents, did you run out of things to talk about? If so, how did this silence make you feel? What were some of the highlights of your visit?
3. In a few sentences, describe the atmosphere at the nursing home. Did you see anything that you found surprising? Was there anything that happened that made you uncomfortable? What things helped the experience to be enjoyable?
4. Do you think you’ll be remembered by any of the residents next week? If not, does that bother you? What things help you to know you are making a difference whether or not you are remembered?