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.
Seeking a volunteer/instructor that can commit to providing Life Skills Training to our 18-24 year old females in the Stepping Forward Program. Time frame is for 6 months twice a week. This is an evening volunteer position from 6pm-8pm. The instructor/s must select a set schedule. They can select any day Monday- Friday but must commit to the day/s agreed upon. No experience is required the program director will provide the training materials. The Stepping Forward Program provides a continuum of care and supportive services to women in crisis related situations caused from homelessness, displacement, mental health or domestic violence. The program consists of transitional living programs that strive to help single women and families to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency.
Provide a safe, stable and supportive enviroment
Develop women empowerment and raise level of self confidence
Increase self-sufficiency and personal income through job readiness, education, and training.
Prepare individuals to be resilient and how to respond to crisis situations.
Help Individuals find permanent housing
For more information contact Candace.Torrez@uss.salvationarmy.org