Support Line Team Members


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2163 S .Yosemite St.Denver, CO 80231


About

SUPPORT LINE VOLUNTEER

POSITION OVERVIEW: The volunteer will be trained to answer the support line, input caller information, use online database, and search for more resources on the web.

The volunteer may provide information and support to parents and caregivers on the Support Line , research and update state-wide resources, speak with professionals and assist in disseminating information, through mail or email, about our services into the community.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Answer calls, inquiries for the Support line
    • Provide a safe environment and listening ear for parents, grandparents and others to vent and problem solve
    • Provide information about other community resources available to families and children (therapeutic, supportive, informative, recreational, etc.)
    • Record keeping (for statistical purposes)
  • Conduct follow-up calls to ensure that parents are getting the help they need

  • Learn and have a good understanding of the parenting programs offered through Families First

  • Update state-wide resources for families in Database

  • Search for website resources, scan and categorize printed resources, assist with monthly library maintenance (enter new titles in database, conduct inventory, update wish list, adhere labels)

Skills

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Critical Thinking
  • Relationship Building
  • Networking
  • Mentoring
  • Data Entry

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per week
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