Resource Coordinators for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

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WAY ALLIANCE

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With the assistance of the WAY Alliance Resource Director, a Resource Coordinator works one-on-one with a North Texas youth with foster care experience to help them access the local resources they need (such as housing, education, jobs, and ID documentation).

A Resource Coordinator:

  • is genuinely interested in the concerns of youth who have experienced foster care.
  • is sensitive to people of different educational, economic, cultural, or racial backgrounds.
  • the ability to communicate with youth openly and non-judgmentally.
  • possesses strong listening skills.
  • can empathize with another person’s struggles.
  • has the ability to see solutions and opportunities as well as barriers.
  • possesses strong problem-solving skills.

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WHEN

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WHERE

PO Box 95Aubrey, TX 76227

(33.2468,-96.967)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Resource Coordinators need to be available during normal business hours at least a few days a week. The time commitment varies depending on the needs of the youth.
  • Potential volunteers must first attend a volunteer information meeting before applying. Upcoming meeting dates can be found at https://wayalliance.org/info

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