Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 67 people are interested
 

Children's Center Volunteers Needed

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: The Children's Center of Wayne County

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 67 people are interested

The Children’s Center is one of the largest child mental health organizations in Michigan, with a spectrum of programs supporting children and families dealing with issues surrounding abuse and neglect, behavior, child development, and delinquency.

Our mission of helping children and families shape their own future would not be possible without of volunteers. Contact us to learn how you can volunteer in the following areas:

  • Tutoring
  • Special Events
  • Administrative/Clerical
  • Program Assistance
  • Campus Beautification

And MORE!

Contact Adrienne Polumbo at apolumbo@thechildrenscenter.com or 313-979-1728 or submit an application here: https://thechildrenscenter.volunteerhub.com/
*Please check your junk/spam folder for emails!

More opportunities with The Children's Center of Wayne County

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About The Children's Center of Wayne County

Location:

79 W. Alexandrine, Detroit, MI 48201, US

Mission Statement

"To help Children and Families Shape their own Futures".

Description

Founded in 1929 by Sen. James Couzens. Sen. Couzens saw and adressed the plight of children who were neglected, abused or in dysfunctional families. He founded The Children's Center which was one of the first child guidance clinics in the country. Today The Children's Center offers Michigan's largest array of child and family services programs. We have received national recognition for innovation and effectiveness in meeting the special needs of at-risk children. Today, the families we service often suffer form a varitey of problems, including the frustrations of poverty, ... alcohol and drug abuse.. incarcerated parents.. incest and sexual abuse.. and many of them witness violence and death. The Children's Center is accredited by the Council on Accredidation and currently provides services in over 20 programs.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Crisis Support
Health & Medicine
Children & Youth, Crisis Support, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

79 W. AlexandrineDetroit, MI 48201

(42.34989,-83.06118)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • One shift per month for a period of at least 3 months.

Report this opportunity