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Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Support for Families of Children with Disabilities and your willingness to volunteer!

We recognize the value of your time, and the importance for you to be happy and fulfilled in the volunteer work that you perform. We are committed to ensuring that volunteers with Support for Families can make a real difference in the lives of children with disabilities.

 

 

Volunteer Job Openings as of February 2018

Please contact us at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org if you are interested.

 


 

Job title:                 Resource Guide Survey Assistant

Duties:                                  Volunteer will be conducting surveys over the phone with agencies and organizations                                                 to procure updated information on the services they offer.  When organization rep                                                     cannot be contacted, volunteer will need to investigate online and obtain as much                                                       information as possible.  Data will need to be entered into Salesforce once obtained.

Skills required:                  Phone skills, critical thinking, computer literacy is a must, Excel proficiency required,                                                  Salesforce experience is a plus, but training will be provided

Time commitment:            Minimum of 5 hours a week

Shift Days/times:             Weekdays between 9:30am-4:30pm

Start & end dates:             Ongoing starting immediately

Location:                             SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street

Supervisor:                        Ali Barclay


 

Job title:                 Play Learn Connect – Cantonese Translator

Duties:                                 Provide translation during Play Learn connect group for parents and children

Skills required:                  Bilingual English and Cantonese

Time commitment:            1 hour per day per week (typically the group meets for 4-5 weeks, then takes a week                                                off, and then resumes)

Shift Days/times:             Mondays 11am-12pm

Start & end dates:             Ongoing starting February 12

Location:                             SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street

Supervisor:                         Steve Vigilante


Job title:                 Volunteer Survey Administrator

Duties:                                Make phone calls to families and ask them a series of questions about our

                                             services, record answers, and make referrals as needed.

Skills required:                  Bilingual English and Cantonese

Time commitment:            Flexible

Shift Days/times:             M,W,F 9a-4:30p & Tu/Th 1230-830p

Start & end dates:             Flexible

Location:                             SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street

Supervisor:                         Nina Boyle


Job title:                Volunteer Survey Administrator

Duties:                                Make phone calls to families and ask them a series of questions about our services,
                                             record answers, and make referrals as needed.

Skills required:                 Bilingual English and Spanish

Time commitment:            Flexible

Shift Days/times:             M,W,F 9a-4:30p & Tu/Th 1230-830p

Start & end dates:            Flexible

Location:                             SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street

Supervisor:                        Nina Boyle


Wish list

Handyman to help with projects around our offices. Time frame flexible. Please contact volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.


Ongoing Opportunities

 

Caregiving Volunteer

Do you have experience working with children with special needs? We are looking for friendly and responsible volunteers to help support children in our childcare center while their parents access our programs and services. To apply, please fill out a volunteer application.

 

Office Volunteer

Do you want to use or improve your administrative skills? We are looking for front office volunteers to help keep things running smoothly. Work includes answering phone calls and providing general office support. Our Family Resource Director is also looking for volunteers to help conduct follow-up surveys over the phone. Training will be provided for these positions. To apply, please fill out a volunteer application.

 

Event Volunteer

Volunteering at our events is a great way to get involved with our organization and get connected to other people in the community. We are always looking for enthusiastic and friendly volunteers to help us make these events fun and safe for our guests. Volunteers can participate as a group (i.e. with a school organization or company) or as an individual. There is no long-term commitment and an application is not necessary to volunteer at our events. Contact us at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.

 

Bilingual Volunteers

On a regular basis we need volunteers who speak Spanish or Cantonese to help with a variety of services for our families. This could include conducting follow-up surveys with families over the phone, helping at one of our special events, working in the childcare room, or translating for a workshop. To apply, please fill out a volunteer application.

 

Special Projects

We have various projects that we need help with, such as designing educational materials, working with our iPads, and assembling furniture right here in our office! If you have skills in graphic design, technology, speak another language, or you are a handy person, we may have a project for you! Click the link below to see a list and job description of our current special project opportunities. To apply, please fill out a volunteer application.

 

Other

If you have a specialized skill or talent (e.g. photography, music, medicine) not listed on here and would like to find out how we can use your help, please fill out a volunteer application and contact the Volunteer Manager at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.

For information about volunteering, please email info@supportforfamilies.org