The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
HIGH NEED: The Center for Safety and Healing at Nationwide Children's Hospital fully addresses all aspects of family violence including child abuse and neglect, teen dating abuse, and domestic violence.
Volunteers staff the playroom of the Child Assessment Center, providing support and play to children at various stages of their assessment process. Confidentiality and sensitivity are extremely important in this role. While volunteers are not told specifics of a patient’s situation, they may hear some information. Staff is always available for support.
Daytime opportunities, 2-hour shift, Monday-Friday, typically 9a-5p. Specific days/times available. Contact us for openings.
Convenient, free parking behind the building.
Volunteer application and on-boarding includes background check, TB test, and documentation of immunizations.
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Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 19
Orientation or Training
2-3 hours/week, same day/time each week.
TB test, immunizations, and flu vaccine required, provided at no charge.