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.
Kids’ Turn is a workshop series for families going through parental separation and divorce offered in 5 cities throughout the Bay Area - San Francisco, San Mateo, Oakland, San Rafael, and Pleasanton. As a Kids’ Turn Volunteer, you will help give children the critical support needed to navigate a challenging and emotional process.
Arrive at each workshop session early to assist facilitators with set up and review the day’s lesson
Keep youth participants engaged by distributing learning materials, reinforcing instructions, modeling active participation, and answering questions
Attend a debrief meeting with all staff and volunteers after each workshop session to discuss participants’ progress and give and receive feedback
Volunteers commit to the full life-cycle of a single workshop series - once a week for 2 - 3 hours for 6 weeks; typically, 6 Saturday mornings in a row. All volunteers must be at least 16 years of age to participate and pass a criminal background check. Workshops dates are available in all 5 cities 1 - 4 times per year. There are no workshops scheduled for June and July. For a list of upcoming workshop dates, and...
TO APPLY: email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 415-668-0494, or visit www.safeandsound.org!