TimeOut is a program that gives special time to seniors and their caregivers. Programs include a variety of games, snacks, and entertainment every Wednesday, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm in the Commons at St. John's.
Our Commitment: Offer a respite for caregivers and a special outing for Senior Citizens within the Edmond community.
What We Do: Offer a variety of planned activities, games, entertainment, snacks, and lunch as well as a communion prayer service.
A Typical "Day"
Social Time/Meet and Greet
News and Weather
Introduction of New Members
Who's been on vacation; who's going
Exercises--chair and standing
Monthly Birthday cake
Lunch ($3 donation appreciated)
Entertainment--live music, speakers, singing, Bingo with prizes, Bunco with prizes, Crafts, and more
Parties for EVERY Holiday including seasonal attire and costumes!Come Give it a Try...you'll love it!
Transportation: Volunteers can provide a ride to TimeOut. Contact the Parish Office for details.
Parish Office (405) 340-0691
Time & Training Required: Initial training of 1 - 2 hours. Typically 4 hours per week, 1 - 4 time per month. Safe Environment training is required.
Helpful Attributes: Friendly, outgoing, and comfortable with elderly people who may have physical and or mental disabilities. Willing to serve as a special friend in a family type environment. Willing to participate in activities as needed. May function as a driver of a church vehicle if desired and upon request. Work well with other volunteers in group environment. Flexible.
Pat Bourgeois Debbie Kosters Pam Valvo
Why I Love Attending!
"We look forward to Wednesdays!"
"We always leave happier!"
Interested in Attending this Program?
Requirements for TimeOut Attendance:
Able to transfer sit to stand, stand to sit
Able to move independently from one location to another
Capable of attending to matters of personal hygiene
Able to eat independently
Behavior must be controlled, i.e. not loud, abusive or combative
Nurse is on duty at each program.
Celebrating a Diamond Wedding Anniversary TimeOut Style
A Lovely Cake for the Celebratory Event Centerpieces for the Special Day
Deacon George Leading a Blessing for the Special Couple Their family Joined Us for the Communion Service
Anne & Barb provided special music The Whole Family
Deacon George with Paul & Sally. Happy Anniversary!