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Seeking BIG SISTER with mental health professional experience for 11 yo who loves art and arcades!

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Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Seeking a Big Sister with experience in working with children with trauma for Sarah, an 11 yo girl living with her grandparents in Framingham. Sarah has a complex trauma history including neglect, exposure to addiction and homelessness, along with the recent death of her mother and the incarceration of her father. Sarah enjoys doing arts and crafts, window shopping at the mall, getting her nails done, going out to eat, mini golf, bowling, swimming, and visits to movies and the arcade. Due to her history, the right Big Sister will be in her 20's or early 30's and have some experience with kids and experience in the mental health profession. The best fit Big will be warm and friendly, but also comfortable setting limits and boundaries. Volunteers must be 21+ and agree to see Sarah, 2x/mo, 2-4 hours, mostly on weekends, and make at least a year commitment. Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters (JBBBS) welcomes everyone regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, gender or gender orientation. Car required. Match Support provided by Clinical Match Specialists. Check out our website at www.jbbbs.org. Volunteer today by filling out the application here. Contact Tania@jbbbs.org for more information.

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About Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Location:

333 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA 02459, US

Mission Statement

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston matches children to adult mentors; we introduce adults of all abilities to new friends in their communities.

Description

Since 1919, Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters has been transforming lives through mentoring-friendship. We serve Jewish and non-Jewish children and families; we also serve adults with disabilities - and our volunteers reflect our diversity.

Please visit us on the web at jbbbs.org to learn more about how you can contribute.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

NatickFramingham, MA 01701

(42.32401,-71.45368)
 

SKILLS

  • Curating
  • Drawing
  • Relationship Building
  • Swimming

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2x/mo, 2-4 hours, mostly on weekends, and make at least a year commitment
  • Car required

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