Volunteer

We partner with more than 1,000 volunteers annually who provide more than 13,000 hours of service to our organization. Individuals and volunteer groups directly support our mission by providing a wide range of direct and indirect support for our resident families including conducting life-skills classes, holiday activities, childcare, and special events.

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FACILITATE A LIFE SKILLS CLASS

FACILITATE A LIFE SKILLS CLASS

Facilitate a class/classes for our residents relative to your profession, hobbies, or something you are passionate about. Topics include: Educational Opportunities, Work-Related Issues, Parenting, Basic Financial Skills, Health & Nutrition, Fitness, Computer Skills, Organization Skills, Healthy Relationships, Personal Growth. Classes offered Mon., Tues., and Thurs.; 6:30-8:00PM

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HOST A FAMILY NIGHT

HOST A FAMILY NIGHT

Ideal for corporate groups, community groups, and families. Hosts provide dinner and an activity for 30-45 families at Warren Village or at our First Step location for 13 families. Family Nights are the 2nd and 4th Wed. of every month from 6:30-8:00PM; and at First Step every 3rd Thurs. of the month from 6:00-7:30PM.

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TUTORING

TUTORING

Meet with our parents (current residents and alumni) who are participating in our College to Career program to provide support in English, Math, workplace computer skills, and more. As needed.

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JOIN OUR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK

JOIN OUR YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORK

Are you 21-39 and interested in giving back to your community? Our Young Professionals network is doing great things for families at Warren Village through volunteerism, community engagement, and fundraising.

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KIDS' CLUB

KIDS' CLUB

Assist our staff with after-school programs for children 7 years and up. Established programs include Homework Club, Dude Days, and Nature and Science Club. Mon., Tues., Wed., and Thurs., 5:00-8:00PM. Minimum 18 years of age.

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SPECIAL EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS

We have various special events throughout the year for which we need help with: mail-ings, décor, securing donations, making calls. As needed. Minimum 14 years of age.

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PROVIDE EVENING CHILD CARE

PROVIDE EVENING CHILD CARE

Provide child care for our residents’ children, ages 6 weeks to 12 years old, while their parents attend evening Life Skills Classes Warren Village: Mon, Tues, Thurs, 6:30-8:00PM First Step: Tues, 6:30-8:00PM. Minimum 14 years of age, 18+ to work with infants.

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HOLIDAY SHOP

HOLIDAY SHOP

This December event serves our families (current and alumni), giving them the chance to select gifts for their loved ones free of charge. Volunteers are needed in the weeks leading up to the event and the day of the event.

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SKILLED VOLUNTEERS/IN-KIND SERVICE

SKILLED VOLUNTEERS/IN-KIND SERVICE

Warren Village always welcomes those volunteers who harness special skills in the areas of maintenance and handy work. Areas we may need help include: painting, staining, refinishing, carpentry, flooring, construction, flipping apartments, etc.

volunteer--requirements

VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS

Warren Village’s Volunteer Policy requires that all volunteers complete a Volunteer Application, and anyone 18 or older is required to complete a background screening. We appreciate your support and understanding so that we may create the safest environment possible for our families.

 

To Volunteer at Warren Village:

  1. Complete volunteer application
  2. Attend volunteer orientation
  3. Submit background screening (volunteers 18 years or older)
  4. Opportunity specific training

Questions?

For more information on these volunteer opportunities, please contact Molly Barfuss at 303.320.5032 or via email.