Make a difference in the lives of school-age children and youth—be a tutor or mentor!
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Center for the Pacific Asian Family
A few hours per week
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Metro LA Area
Children and youth living in CPAF’s shelters are in need of homework help, support to develop healthy habits, and encouragement of their academic progress in a time of significant transition and change. Are you interested in learning how to support and mentor children and youth who have experienced trauma? Consider volunteering at CPAF!
CPAF invites you to apply to volunteer as a tutor or mentor with school-age children/youth living with their families in shelter. Volunteers build relationships and work directly with individuals on a weekly basis for the duration of their stay.
Requirements: LiveScan Background check; TB test; volunteer application and interview; completion of CPAF’s 65-hour Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Advocate Training
Visit www.nurturingchange.org/get-involved/volunteer for more information or to submit an inquiry form to get the application process started. *Males strongly encouraged to apply.
Center for the Pacific Asian Family (CPAF) is a non-profit organization recognized nationally for its pioneering work in domestic violence and sexual assault. CPAF’s multi-lingual and multi-cultural services include a 24-hour hotline, short term and long term shelters, counseling, case management, and supportive services. CPAF also provides violence prevention programs, outreach, education and advocacy on the issues of family violence and violence against women, focusing on the Asian and Pacific Islander community.
CPAF is a community based organization that draws from multiple disciplines to holistically serve individuals and families of many different sizes and cultural backgrounds. Staff work in environments where children are present and may be called upon to provide support as needed.
- Training Provided