Volunteer Opportunity

Refugee Mentor

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Alliance for Multicultural Community Services


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Published 3 months ago

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Short-Term (few weeks/months)


The Refugee Mentor helps a newly arrived refugee family or individual culturally adjust to life in Houston and overcome barriers. The volunteer acts as an additional link between the client(s) and the case worker/Alliance. The Mentor will help their mentee(s) navigate the crucial facets of American life. Mentors and mentees are matched by language and other criteria as indicated by both parties.


RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Meet with mentee 1-2 hours per week
  • Attend individual orientation and program events

The Refugee Mentor helps a newly arrived refugee family or individual culturally adjust to life in Houston and overcome barriers. The volunteer acts as an additional link between the client(s) and the case worker/Alliance. The Mentor will…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided

How To Apply

  • if you are interested in applying, have any questions/concerns about this position or your role as a volunteer; please contact gwilliams@thealliancetx.org
  • if you are interested in applying, have any questions/concerns about this position or your role as a volunteer; please contact gwilliams@thealliancetx.org

Location

6440 Hillcroft, #411, Houston, TX 77081
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