Resiliency research shows it only takes a bond with one adult outside their family for children to feel the positive effects for a lifetime. Enhance the well-being and development of young children by being a positive, stable, consistent adult in their lives, and easing their transition between home and the nursery.
Bring joy into a child’s day and your own while learning age-appropriate positive discipline techniques, early childhood development theory, and Montessori Method.
Volunteers accompany bus driver transporting children to and from home. They engage in conversation with the children on the trip.
Monday-Thursday, either 8:00am-9:30am or 12:30pm-2:00pm, 6-month commitment, ride at least one route (morning or afternoon).
234 SE 7 th, Portland OR 97214
2609 SE 136 th Ave, Portland OR 97236
- Must be aged 18 or older.
- Some lifting of children
- Must love children and be able to interact positively. Ages 6 weeks to 5 years.
Family Relief Nursery: Provides essential services for families including parent education, therapeutic classrooms, home visitation, and other wrap-around services as a part of our early childhood programming. We are a prevention and intervention program that provides essential services at no cost, helping families establish safe, stable home environments