Specialty Volunteers Needed

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Delaware County Advocacy & Resource Organization (formerly The Arc of Delaware County)

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Delaware County Advocacy & Resource Organization is looking for volunteers with special talents or passions to instruct and/or facilitate events for people with Intellectual and Developmental disabilities in Delaware County.

Ideal volutneers should have passion for but not limited to basic cooking, art, computer basics, dance, theatre etc. Volutneers will facilitate classes for people with special needs and assist the Volunteer Coordinator in planning.

Classes will take place in the evening, beginning at about 6PM with plans to finish in 1 - 1/2 hours.

Volunteer must attend a brief one-on-one interview with the Volunteer Coordinator and complete a Criminal Background check.

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About Delaware County Advocacy & Resource Organization (formerly The Arc of Delaware County)

Location:

740 S CHESTER RD STE G, SWARTHMORE, PA 19081, US

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Delaware County Advocacy & Resource Organization to advocate for inclusive public policy and provide social and recreational opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to assist them in achieving their full potential as individuals, as employees and as members of their communities.

Description

The Delaware County Advocacy & Resource Organization has been the premier advocacy organization serving individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Delaware County for over 60 years. In addition to our direct advocacy programs including our Education Advocacy and Adult Advocacy programs, we are active in legislative advocacy on behalf of the individuals and communities we serve. Our organization also provides social and recreational activities to the individuals we serve.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

200 Yale AvenueMorton, PA 19070

(39.90625,-75.33238)
 

SKILLS

  • Special Needs
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Music Therapy
  • Animal Therapy
  • Dance

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • 2 to 6 hours a month
  • Must be comfortable with and around people with intellectual & developmental disabilities

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