Turning Points was awarded the prestigious 2019 non-profit of the year award by the Manatee Chamber of Commerce and achieved a Four Star rating (Highest) from Charity Navigator, a major charity assessment organization that evaluates charitable organizations in the US.
During these troubling and difficult times, due to Covid-19, Turning Points is looking for awesome volunteers to help in their 4 major programs. They have day services, free medical/dental clinic, Veteran's services and Transitional Development which helps those in need.
If you are a barber, cosmetologist, doctor, RN, LPN, NP or other medical professional, and have a current Florida licence then Turning Points would love you on their volunteer team. Contact Director of Volunteer Services Cheryl Hedger for more information.
To Provide, Facilitate and Coordinate Services to men, women and children who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless in Manatee County, Florida.
Located in Bradenton, FL, this unique non profit organization has four major programs.
1) Open Door Day Resource Center is where the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless and homeless with a roof can receive help with basic needs including use of the computer lab, employment assistance, mail service, Food Stamp assistance, hot showers, haircuts, clean clothes and shoes, laundry service and so much more.
2) Medical/Dental Clinic which provides primary care to homeless and low income clients who have no health insurance and meet eligibility requirements. Dental is available for low income individuals by a dedicated Dentist staff . Patients who have no insurance and meet eligibility requirements may receive help with extrations, filling, dentures and cleanings.
4) . Veteran Services Yellow Ribbon Program targets Manatee County Veteran men and women and their families that are struggling with issues related to homelessness. This program assist Veterans and families through their individual needs, providing a "Housing First" philosophy that is not enabling.
5). Transitional Development Program assist the homeless, those served with an eviction notice and those requesting rental assistance to prevent becoming homeless.
Health & Medicine
Homeless & Housing
Veterans & Military Families
We'll work with your schedule.
701 17th Avenue, WestBradenton, FL34205
October 12, 2020
Must be at least 21
Orientation or Training
Must have a current FL licence for all professional volunteer positions.