The Hampden Family Center is seeking volunteers to share their passion and talents with the young people of Hampden. The Hampden Family Center offers afterschool enrichment opportunities for community youth during the academic year to allow them to explore various interests, learn new skills, and form positive relationships with peers and adults. Participation in afterschool programming is directly related to a decrease in engagement in risk behavior, a benefit for all young people!
Title: Afterschool Program Volunteer
Purpose: To provide support to afterschool program activities and initiatives and assist in creating a healthy and safe afterschool environment for all participants.
Responsibilities will include:
Provide homework assistance
Assist staff with enrichment activities including: art, music, computers, indoor/outdoor games, etc.
Provide a positive mentoring relationship
Create a safe and respectful environment for youth to grow and learn
Must be at least 16 years of age
Experience and/or desire to work with young people
Afterschool Program volunteers are needed Monday-Friday each week.
Afterschool Program volunteers may participate as many days per week as their schedule will allow.