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Mandarin - Cantonese - English Interpreter

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ORGANIZATION: LSS of Northern California

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LSS of Northern California is honored to provide wraparound services to families exiting homelessness in San Francisco. We currently have several families with Cantonese or Mandarin speaking parents with whom we need assistance to enact communications to ensure that these families receive all the services they need to become stable and remain housed.

Volunteers will sit with case managers and residents during critical conversations to provide translation. These conversations will occur in scheduled meetings based on all participants' availability.

In nearly all cases currently, the interpreting is performed by minor children, and parents are not always as frank as they need to be about family needs and challenges when their children are present.

More opportunities with LSS of Northern California

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About LSS of Northern California

Location:

4390 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95824, US

Mission Statement

We promote stability and honor the dignity of those we serve by providing supportive housing services that lead to self-sufficiency.

Description

1. Food Bank Volunteers 1-2 people needed to help sort and pack food boxes for residents of our LSS community. This is a 1x weekly commitment.

2. 1-2 volunteers needed to sort and organize home goods. This is a 1x weekly commitment.

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Homeless & Housing
Race & Ethnicity
Crisis Support, Homeless & Housing, Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1950 Mission StreetSan Francisco, CA 94103

(37.76601,-122.42003)
 

SKILLS

  • Cantonese / Mandarin

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • A couple of hours every or every other week, depending on the needs of the resident.

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