We offer:

 100% Private Rooms

24-7 Nursing Care

Cognitive-Impairment Care

Respite Care

Volunteering at Teresian House

Teresian House Center for the Elderly is a 300 bed, non-profit nursing home served by the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm and sponsored by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany.

The philosophy of the Carmelite Sisters stresses quality of life, holistic caring, and hospitality. This philosophy is the cornerstone on which Teresian House was built. The goal of Teresian House is to provide quality care in a home-like setting.

By becoming a volunteer, you can share in the exciting opportunity to contribute to this philosophy. 

Who Can Volunteer:  Members of churches and organizations.

Why Should You Volunteer:  Meet new friends.  Learn new skills.  Use your experience on college or employment applications.  Recognition - awards, parties feeling of satisfaction. 

Volunteer Hours:  8:30 am - 8:30 pm 7 days a week

Volunteer Positions:  Friendly Visiting, Assist with Activities Programs, In-house Transportation Pastoral Care, Country Store Clerk, Cyber CafĂ© Clerk, Dietary, Laundry.

For more information contact: Ava Martin, Director of Volunteers at 518-456-2000 ext 2141 

Volunteering at Teresian House