Bring smiles and fitness - Be a run buddy/peer coach!


(42.371277,-71.721214)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1001 Main St (Tahanto Reg. HS)Boylston, MA 01505

About

Join us at our track practices for some fun running with individuals who need one-on-one support. Buddies are so important to help them have a successful, enjoyable , and confidence building experience. Our runners range in ability from walkers to fast runners, ages 7-25, and most are on the autism spectrum. You will run/walk with individuals; help them with drills and exercises; help keep them focused and give them clear instruction throughout the practice.

Practices are weekly, schedule can be found on our website.
Sundays - 12:45-1:45pm

Runners, walkers, high school students, college students, adults, all make great volunteers! You do not need to be a runner, but fit enough to manage a few laps around the track at a time. Experience with people with autism/developmental disorders is a plus, but also not necessary. Join the team for some exercise and rewarding fun!

Skills

Good Match For

Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • 1 hour
  • CORI background check for ages 18+

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