Aase Haugen Nursing Home

Provides quality care and programming to elders.

  • Address: Box 510 - or - 4 Ohio Street, Decorah, IA 52101
  • Telephone: (563) 382-3603
  • Contact Person: Sara Nottestad
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Volunteers needed in any capacity, any day and any time.

Barthell Eastern Star Nursing Home

A quality live-in care facility for over 40 elderly residents.

Volunteers needed to enhance the quality of life for residents through a variety of activities and stimuli, three to six hours a week, any day.

Decorah Community Free Clinic

Free medical clinic that provides access to quality medical services for individuals not otherwise able to obtain these services - primarily uninsured or underinsured persons.

Volunteers needed to assist in running the clinic. Thursdays 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., once a month.

Great Strides: Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program

Nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide the therapeutic benefits of horseback riding to individuals with disabilities in Decorah and surrounding communities.

Volunteers needed to assist individuals in riding from the ground (no horse experience necessary), lead horses (experience necessary), and do program work. Three six-week sessions run May-October, Weds. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., and/or 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.

Winneshiek Medical Center

Volunteers needed to do mailings and clerical work, greet visitors, work at the gift shop, and more. Any day, hours flexible.