Volunteers must be 18 years or older, attend 40 hours of training and submit background checks. One year commitment required.
** We are now recruiting for our Spring Training beginning in late April 2018**
Children's volunteers assist with evening child care during weekly service provider meetings, support groups, and parenting classes on Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:45pm-8:15pm at our Family Home and Safehouse and on Tuesdays and Thursdays 6pm-7:30pm at our counseling center. Volunteers supervise and facilitate activities for children with a range of ages while parents attend meetings and classes.
Doorways for Women and Families creates pathways for women, men and children out of homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault leading to safe, stable and empowered lives by offering emergency shelter, housing, life changing support services and community advocacy in Arlington, Virginia.
- Child Care
- Child Development
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Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum 1 year commitment required; 2 shifts/month
- 40 hours of required training--classes begin in late April