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ORGANIZATION: SPINA BIFIDA ASSOCIATION OF NORTH TEXAS

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Camp TLC is sponsored by Spina Bifida Association of North Texas and supported by all 3 local children’s hospitals in DFW. We offer a week long sleep away camp experience with medical support for our children with Spina Bifida. 2022 is our first year back in person since 2019 and will be our 30 th Camp TLC.

We partner with Camp John Marc in Meridian Texas and this year we are planning to take 60 campers ages 12-17 along with Medical staff of 20 and 40 Camp Counselors.

We accept volunteers who are 18+ years old and have graduated high school by June 10 th.
All volunteers must be fully Covid Vaccinated by May 15th.
Male and Female positions are available for Nurses and Cabin Counselors.

It’s a great opportunity for those seeking a future in the medical field, social work, teaching, or simply working with children/adolescents in any field.

Camp Counselor are part of a 3 person team whose responsibilities are to sleep in a cabin with 5 campers, providing assistance with grooming and dressing if needed. The team will work to help campers get and participate in their activities. Some campers need more help and other are completely independent. Each cabin has their own nurse to handle any medical needs. Counselors supervise campers and provide help as needed.

Required pre training online is required. Background checks, 3 references and Virtual Interviews are necessary to be chosen for the position. Cost is $25 to apply - waivers are available.

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About SPINA BIFIDA ASSOCIATION OF NORTH TEXAS

Location:

801 AVENUE H E STE 101, ARLINGTON, TX 76011, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Spina Bifida Association of North Texas (SBANT) is to promote the prevention of Spina Bifida and to enhance the lives of all affected. The vision of the Spina Bifida Association of North Texas (SBANT) is to make a difference in our community through family and individual services including camps, support programs, outreach programs and informational resources that work to raise awareness of Spina Bifida, while generating funds to change the future of those affected by the neural tube defect. The SBANT is dedicated to bringing the Spina Bifida community together to change the future for all affected.

Description

Established in 1973 and one of the founding chapters of SBA, SBANT has a long history of supporting our families and those living with Spina Bifida with support services and programs such as camps, scholarships, information and referral, education, advocacy, research and more. We have a very active and vibrant community that reaches beyond the North Texas area.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
People with Disabilities
Children & Youth, People with Disabilities

WHEN

Sat Jun 11, 2022 - Fri Jun 17, 2022
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

WHERE

Multiple locations Arlington, TX 76012

(32.75731,-97.14132)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Care
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • PreCamp Time commitment is about 2 hours Camp Training (June 11 & 12) – 15 hours Camp (June 12-17) – Full Days
  • Online Application - https://www.camptlc-sbant.com/main/volunteer

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