Make a difference in the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities


(32.13453,-110.97251)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

202 W. ValenciaTucson, AZ 85706

About

DO YOU WANT TO:

  • make a difference in the quality of life of people with developmental disabilities?
  • advocate for people who cannot speak up for themselves?
  • protect people who may be challenged by communication, discrimination or isolation?
  • help turn wrongs into rights?
  • help make our community a better place for all people

DO YOU HAVE:

  • a family member or friend who has special needs and you want a say on how they are treated?
  • an interest in using your professional skills to improve our community?
  • a desire to live in a community whre every individual is valued?

DO YOU BELIEVE:

  • that our community should be a good place to live for everyone?
  • that every person is entitled to treatment with dignity and respect?
  • that everyone is entitled to the same basic rights regardless of a disability?

ARE YOU WILLING TO:

  • attend monthly meetings on the last Monday of each month from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. currently held at the Valencia Library, 202 W. Valencia
  • respect confidentiality
  • meet to complete initial paperwork
  • have a background check and be able to acquire a clearance card
  • attend trainings

IF YOU ARE, THEN OUR HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE MAY BE JUST RIGHT FOR YOU!

For more infomration, please contact DeniseVelasquez@azdes.gov ) or JodieJohnson@azdes.gov.


Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per month
Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.