A few hours per month
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Safe & Sound
1757 Waller Street
Time Commitment: 6 consecutive months, 3 hours per week, Mon - Thurs daytime hours preferred
Training Required: 4 hours, 1 evening
Location: Main office in Haight-Ashbury – 1757 Waller St. 94117
The Children’s Playroom provides therapeutic childcare for children while their parents meet with counselors, attend workshops, or utilize other services offered by our Family Support Center. As a Playroom Caregiver, you’ll help parents with young children receive the supportive services they need and help children build valuable social and emotional skills.
• Supervise playtime, read stories, lead crafts, and serve snack for children up to age 12 – primarily babies, toddlers, and preschoolers – while their parents are utilizing services at the Family Support Center
• Sort donations – toys, children’s clothing, baby furniture, etc. – and display them in a donation area for parents to claim
• Complete 30-minute check-in phone call with Playroom staff once per month
In general, Playroom volunteer shifts are available Monday – Thursday, 9:30am – 12pm and 12pm – 2:30pm. Volunteers must attend an initial 4-hour training on a weekday evening, pass a criminal background check, and pass a TB test.
Once trained, volunteers are expected to spend 2.5 hours per week volunteering for a minimum of 6 consecutive months.
Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age to participate.
TO APPLY: email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Volunteer Application” in the subject line.
OPEN VOLUNTEER SHIFTS AS OF 8/16/18
- Training Provided