The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Bright Beginnings is a non-profit organization whose mission is " to improve the lives of those living with mental retardation, developmental and emotional disabilities by providing residential and supportive services. To meet the spiritual, social a... Read more
Bright Beginnings is a non-profit organization whose mission is "to improve the lives of those living with mental retardation, developmental and emotional disabilities by providing residential and supportive services. To meet the spiritual, social and emotional needs of our clients while providing a professional, safe and secure environment".
Provide direct support to clients Assist clients in performing daily living functions such as personal hygiene, dining skills, household chores and community integration, etc. Ø Provide assistance in mobility as needed for those using wheelchairs Ø Assist with meal service Ø Ensures that individual has choice of community activities and provides safe transportation Ø Ensures all individuals retain cash receipt for all purchases; completes all appropriate financial documentation Ø Ensures / assists in follow-through re: special diet, therapies, treatments and medications as prescribed Ø Perform related duties as required or assigned to fulfill the philosophy, goals and objective of the program Ø Promote independence, choice and empowerment of clients Ø Provides quality care to each individual according to his/her needs Ø Follow all policies and procedures as set fourth by Bright Beginnings Inc. ______________________________________________________________________