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.
Purpose: To assist Library staff with leading game, craft, educational, and volunteer activities for Monday Club, a weekly program designed for adults with developmental disabilities. Qualifications: Friendly, patient, and dependable. Ability to accurately follow oral and written instructions and to communicate effectively with a diverse population. Experience with special needs population preferred, but not required. Responsibilities: Gathering materials and setting up for weekly activities. Leading groups in games, crafts, and activities, as well as moderating discussions and providing assistance when needed. Cleaning up space and returning materials at end of program.