Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteer directly with children at Gio's Garden!

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Gio's Garden | Middleton, WI
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Gio's Garden


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Times of Day

Weekends

Time Commitment

A few hours per week

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Gio's Garden is a center that provides respite care to children ages birth through six with special needs. Do you love to work with children with special needs? Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your knowledge about disabilities? Do you want to make a difference the lives of our families? Gio's Garden is the perfect place for you to achieve all of those things and more! Volunteers play a key role in the daily operation of Gio's Garden, so we would love to have you on the team. 

Expectations and Responsibilities: 

  • Play, interact, supervise, and provide care for the children while being supported by a staff
  • read books, do art projects, bubbles, play outside, cars/trucks/trains, coloring, sensory play, water play, etc. 
  • Assist with meal times (preparing snack, assisting child if needed) 
  • Assist with cleaning (done at the end of every shift)

Time Commitment

We ask that all volunteers are able to commit to 8 weeks of volunteering with Gio's Garden. We welcome volunteers to stay with us as long as they'd like. 

Gio's Garden Hours & Volunteer Shift Times

Gio's Garden is open Monday-Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. Below is a list of the 3 volunteer shifts you can choose from. 

  • 8:45 - 12:15 pm
  • 12:45 - 4:15 pm
  • 4:45 - 8:15 pm

We have many flexible volunteer opportunities available to meet your schedule.

Date: Ongoing 

Where: Gio's Garden | 2028 Parmenter St. Middleton, WI 

Contact: mckayla@giosgarden.org, McKayla Trotter, (608) 833-4467 ext 4

Gio's Garden is a center that provides respite care to children ages birth through six with special needs. Do you love to work with children with special needs? Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your knowledge about disabilities? Do…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Groups Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Gio's Garden

2028 Parmenter Street, Middleton, WI 53562
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