Bring Joy to Youth While Riding to School! Family Relief Nursery - Outer Southeast


(45.52094,-122.658455)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

234 SE 7thPortland, OR 97214
Having Fun with Children
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men." -- Frederick Douglass

About

Resiliency research shows it only takes a bond with one adult outside their family for children to feel the positive effects for a lifetime. Enhance the well-being and development of young children by being a positive, stable, consistent adult in their lives, and easing their transition between home and the nursery.

Bring joy into a child’s day and your own while learning age-appropriate positive discipline techniques, early childhood development theory, and Montessori Method.

Volunteers accompany bus driver transporting children to and from home. They engage in conversation with the children on the trip.

Monday-Thursday, either 8:00am-9:30am or 12:30pm-2:00pm, 6-month commitment, ride at least one route (morning or afternoon).

Locations:

2609 SE 136 th Ave, Portland OR 97236

234 SE 7 th, Portland OR 97214

Requirements:

  • Must be aged 18 or older.
  • Some lifting of children
  • Must love children and be able to interact positively. Ages 6 weeks to 5 years.

Family Relief Nursery: Provides essential services for families including parent education, therapeutic classrooms, home visitation, and other wrap-around services as a part of our early childhood programming. We are a prevention and intervention program that provides essential services at no cost, helping families establish safe, stable home environments.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Youth Services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Child Welfare
  • Child Care

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Mon-Thurs, either 8:00am-9:30am or 12:30pm-2:oopm
  • At least ride one route (morning or afternoon)

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