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Young Professional? Join the Lighthouse YP Committee!

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Lighthouse Youth & Family Services

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 20 people are interested
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Lighthouse Youth & Family Services welcomes young professionals in the Greater Cincinnati area to act as public advocates to help advance the dignity and well-being of those in need. This leadership position is ideal for those who are interested in furthering the Lighthouse mission.

Who qualifies as a "young professional"?

Community-centric volunteers under 40 years of age who are enthusiastic about sharing how Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is serving youth and families in crisis.

There is no wrong way to serve! Here are a few ways to get involved:

  • "Like", follow, and share Lighthouse on social media
  • Advocate for local legislature that affects Lighthouse clients
  • Stay up-to-date on the greatest needs of Lighthouse clients by attending trainings, such as Trauma Informed Care and Cultural Competency
  • Attend Lighthouse fundraisers or promote the events to friends, coworkers, and family
  • Host a giving tree at your work during the Happy Holidays gift drive
  • Volunteer at any of the service areas
  • Build lasting relationships with Lighthouse clients by serving as a mentor
  • Develop new connections and utilize established connections to communicate Lighthouse needs within the community
  • Promote an informed society by educating yourself and others on the social impact of youth who live in crisis
  • Be passionate about advocating for a safe and positive future for Lighthouse clients

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About Lighthouse Youth & Family Services

Location:

401 E MCMILLAN ST, CINCINNATI, OH 45206, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is to empower young people and families to succeed through a continuum of care that promotes healing and growth.

Description

Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is a multiservice agency providing social services to children, youth and families in southwestern Ohio.

Operating since 1969, Lighthouse is nationally recognized as an innovator in services for families in crisis, for homeless youth and young adults, and for youth learning to become self-sufficient.

The agency provides early childhood services; behavioral health and psychiatric services; home-based services to families; services to youth engaged with the juvenile justice system; community residential treatment facilities; foster care and adoption; independent living services; and opportunities through education.

At any given time there are over 500 children and youth in Lighthouse residential care. Each day Lighthouse staff members serve over 2,000 children and families through its community based services. Last year, the agency served over 6,000 young people and families.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

401 East McMillan StreetCincinnati, OH 45206

(39.12629,-84.50064)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Advocacy
  • Professional Development
  • Fundraising
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • One meeting/social/volunteer opportunity a month

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