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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

SOAR Fox Cities211 E. Franklin StreetAppleton, WI 54911


About

Overview

SOAR Fox Cities is seeking volunteers for our adult social, recreational and respite program.

Activities include arts and crafts, walking, gardening, games, movie nights, bowling, dances and much more! Through these activities, SOAR participants develop self-esteem, social skills and healthy lifestyles.

Times and dates vary and include afternoons, evenings and weekends and volunteers set their own schedule based on their availability. Most activities are one to three hours in length.


Responsibilities

As a volunteer, you will be a part of our mission to empower people with differing abilities!

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • setting up for activities

  • assisting the program coordinator

  • serving refreshments

  • socializing with and guiding participants through activities

  • cleaning up


Qualifications

  • Enjoy working with people with a range of abilities

  • Previous experience working with individuals with disabilities is helpful

  • Background check and reference check required


How to Apply

Contact the volunteer coordinator at volunteer@soarfoxcities.com or apply online at http://www.soarfoxcities.com/help/volunteer-registration/ .


About SOAR Fox Cities

SOAR Fox Cities empowers youth and adults with differing abilities through its social, recreational and educational programs, advocacy groups, and community education. SOAR serves individuals from birth through adulthood. As the single largest provider of programs of this type in the Fox Cities, SOAR improves the lives of the families we serve by offering them structure programs, social events, respite opportunities and a place to feel comfortable and find support. We provide programming and services for over 1,000 individuals with developmental disabilities.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • People Skills
  • Special Needs
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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