Adopt a Grandparent
Location: Rohr Home (HHS)

The Rohr Home is seeking out volunteers to build friendships with their residents. Some of the residents' families have work, school, or other time demanding engagements that prevent the ability to make frequent visits and your communications will be greatly appreciated. Residents enjoy talking about a variety of topics that you too may be interested in. You may be assigned to one or multiple residents based on your interests and available time.

Nestled among the azaleas and moss-laden oak trees of Bartow is the Rohr Home; a licensed, 60-bed skilled nursing home facility that specializes in long-term and sub-acute care. A 5-star rated facility, the Rohr Home offers both short and long term care and is consistently ranked by as one of the top Nursing Homes in Florida.

Main Assignment Responsibilities

  • Write letters or exchange cards
  • Make periodic visits


  • The Rohr Home is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm
  • Scheduling will be discussed at the time of the interview



  • Pass all applicable screenings


Skills listed below are skills either already possessed or learned through this assignment. Please complete your application in full to avoid delays in processing.

Address: 2120 Marshall Edwards Dr
Bartow, FL 33830
Minimum age:14
Near a bus stop:Yes
Court Service:No
Court Service Min Age:N/A
Times needed:
  Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Skills and Experience: Professional - Customer Service
Other - Storytelling/Reading
Other - Community Outreach
Professional - Tourism/Hospitality
Writing - Creative or Technical
Preferred Location: Any Place (Polk County)
Indoors / Outdoors
Indoors Only