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Senior Circle Program

CAVE Volunteers

Program Description
A group-based program that provides socialization and interaction among volunteers and residents of local care families through planned activities. Under the supervision of a CAVE staff member, volunteer teams visit residents on a weekly basis to participate in everything from story-telling to bingo and more!

When the Program Meets
Various times during the week (ask at the CAVE front desk for specific times and days).

Various residential care facilities in Chico. Facilities range from 2 to 7 miles from campus. Volunteers need to provide their own transportation.

Why Volunteer?
Volunteers form special relationships with seniors by participating in fun activities.

Volunteer Quotes
“I met people from my hometown over 500 miles away who went to my high school 70 years before I did!”

“I love when someone is excited to see me come back the following week! I also enjoy the food and crafts that we make together!”

Contact Us

Phone: (530) 898-5817
Fax: (530) 898-6431


Associated Students CAVE 750
California State University, Chico
400 W 1st Street
Chico, CA 95929

Office Hours & Location


Currently closed due to campus closure.


BMU 309 (3rd floor of the BMU)
W. 2nd and Chestnut St. • CSU, Chico