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Volunteer Opportunties

Thank you for your interest in Support for Families and your willingness to volunteer! You can get started by submitting a volunteer application or signing up to receive our volunteer newsletter.

Our volunteer opportunities are currently on hold. If you fill out an application, we will send you a message once we have new opportunities available.

Office / Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

For more information or to apply for a volunteer position, contact our Special Events and Volunteer Manager at [email protected].

Title: Survey Administrator
Volunteers will be calling family members who have received services from Support for Families to ask questions/enter answers for a follow up survey.
Skills Required: Clear communication over the phone and light data entry
Location: SFCD offices, 1663 Mission Street, Suite 700, San Francisco, CA 94116 
Skills Desired: Bilingual English and Spanish or English and Chinese are a plus.
Date and Time: Ongoing and flexible

Title: Event Photographer
Volunteer will document our events, conferences or fundraisers, as needed.
Time commitment: Varies (usually weekend days or weekday evenings)

To learn more about becoming an office volunteer, email [email protected].

Special Event Volunteer Opportunities

Register now to volunteer at one or many of our volunteer opportunities listed below. For more information, contact our Special Events and Volunteer Manager, at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.

The Information and Resource Conference is a FREE conference for families of children with disabilities, the professionals who work with them, and members of the community.
Date: March or April
Location: John O’Connell High School (2355 Folsom, San Francisco).
Volunteer Shift: Click on the volunteer sign up to see the different shift options.
Volunteer Tasks: Volunteers will help with registration, the food line, the exhibitors, workshops, and organizing resources.

Access to Adventure is a free festival of art, music, and recreation for kids with disabilities or special healthcare needs. We are expecting over 300 families to join us for the day!
Date: Usually in May
Location Golden Gate Park – Music Concourse Bandshell
Volunteer Shifts:
Shift 1: 9:30am-11:30am
Shift 2: 11:00am-3:30pm
Shift 3: 2:30pm-4:00pm
Volunteer Tasks:. Volunteers will help with registration, set up, showing families where to go, and creating an overall positive and welcoming experience for our families.

If you are interested in being a volunteer photographer for a special event, please email our Volunteer Manager at volunteer@supportforfamilies.org.

Group Volunteer Opportunities

We welcome the opportunity to work with groups and corporations. If you are interested in learning more or connecting with us please click here.