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Emergency Support Volunteer

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Lutheran Social Services of Southern California - Ventura County

  • 3 people are interested
Lutheran Social Services

Position Description:
LSS is looking for volunteers able to provide emergency support for our office during the COVID-19 public health crisis as we continue to serve the homeless and at-risk communities in Thousand Oaks. Activities include sorting through donations, monitoring and enforcing social distancing guidelines, answering phones, and keeping our office sanitized (materials are provided). To learn more about the precautions that LSS is taking, please contact us.

Advisory:

People who are over the age of 65 or have any of the following health conditions (heart,lung, and autoimmune conditions)are at higher risk to complications from COVID-19. As our clients are also within an at-risk population, we ask that all volunteers be aware of the risks involved as well as the precautions that LSS has taken to mitigate them.Masks, gloves, and other protective measures are being used at our office.

Time commitment:

3.5-hour shift (Mon, Tues, Wed, or Friday; mornings 9am-12:30pm)

Support:
Gloves, hand sanitizer, Clorox wipes, and homemade face masks.Training will be provided. LSS staff are availableto provide direction and support.

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About Lutheran Social Services of Southern California - Ventura County

Location:

80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360, US

Mission Statement

Lutheran Social Services of Southern California has a legacy of meeting the needs of the poor, under served and powerless regardless of race, creed or orientation since 1946. We unite with individuals, churches, businesses, civic leaders, government agencies and other stakeholders for one goal; breaking the cycle of poverty one family at a time.

Description

LSS-SC annually serves hundreds of thousands of individuals and families throughout Southern California with over 50 different programs/services at over 20 different locations. We are part of the Lutheran Services in America (LSA) network and strive to serve those in need with dignity and respect.

  • We EMBRACE those in crisis, with short-term, emergency services
  • We EQUIP individuals and families, with program resources to help them on their journey
  • We EMPOWER people to break the cycle of poverty, live with dignity and become self-sufficient
Crisis Support
Homeless & Housing
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Lutheran Social Services80 E. Hillcrest Dr. #101Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

(34.18078,-118.87473)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 3.5 hours (Mon, Tues, Wed, or Fri 9am-12:30pm)

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