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Street Outreach Volunteers Needed

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Attention Homes, Inc.

  • 1 person is interested

Attention Homes is in need of more volunteers for our Street Outreach Program. Shifts will be M-F during the day. Volunteers must commit to a once a week, 2 hour shift OR be on the sublist. Here is a brief summary of what Outreach looks like right now as well as the separate opportunity of Transportation. If you are interested or have any questions, please let me know! Purpose of Street Outreach: "The purpose of outreach engagement is to build trust and rapport, encouraging the use of appropriate services for youth and connecting them with service providers including ourselves. Attention Homes Street Outreach Team is often the first point of contact for youth accessing our services." Details for Volunteering -Volunteers commit to one, 2 hour long shift per week OR sublist. -We go out no matter the weather. Tolerance to heat or cold and appropriate clothing is essential. -Shifts are Monday through Friday between 9am-5pm. (Exact shifts are currently in the process of being pinned down) -One staff member and two volunteers start at the Library and walk a loop near downtown Boulder. -We connect with and hand out items to anyone who approaches our wagon. This includes bottled water, sandwiches, hand warmers, personal hygiene products and more. -Volunteers and staff are required to wear masks. Anyone who approaches the Outreach team without a mask is offered one. -This is often the first point of contact for youth using our services.

Please contact Mo through Volunteer Match or at mshirley@attentionhomes.org

Read more about outreach here:
https://www.attentionhomes.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Street-Outreach.pdf

Read more about Attention Homes here:
https://www.attentionhomes.org/our-work/our-work/

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About Attention Homes, Inc.

Location:

1443 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80304, US

Mission Statement

Providing life-changing resources to youth in crisis.

Description

We serve adolescents in crisis or transition by providing physical, emotional and behavioral support and respite. We offer a safe, supportive and structured short-term residential treatment in a home-like setting.

Children & Youth
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

3080 BroadwayBoulder, CO 80302

(40.0197,-105.289)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours per week or able to sub in at least once per month.
  • Fingerprint check also required as well as background check. Orientation and training required.

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