Become a Mentor for an At-Risk Child Today! - Uspiritus Brooklawn Campus


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3121 Brooklawn Campus DriveLouisville, KY 40218


About

This opportunity requires a one-year weekly commitment. Many of the children who come to Uspiritus are victims of trauma, abuse, abandonment or neglect. They are left without a family to call their own. Thus, it is extremely important for these children to get special adult attention. These boys and girls need experiences that restore their confidence and trust in adults. Volunteer mentors spend time weekly with an assigned child doing fun things such as going to the movies, the park, and the library. To display consistency and care, mentors are asked to make a one-year weekly commitment to visit one of the residents.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Child Care
  • Reading / Writing
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours weekly
  • TB Screen (Uspiritus Covers the Cost)
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