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Careers

Caregiver positions for our in-home care, community engagement, respite house, and day services programs.

Internships

Our internships offer a unique opportunity to build your skills, gain experience, and share your creative ideas.

Volunteers

We have a variety of long-term and short-term volunteer experiences that will warm your heart!

Internships

We often have semester, summer and year-long internships available for students interested in:

  • Health related (kinesiology, occupational therapy, nursing, physical therapy)
  • Case Management/Social Work
  • Education and Support Groups
  • Business related (non-profit philanthropy, etc.)
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing/FUNdraising
  • Administrative
  • Health and Wellness
  • Therapeutic Recreational Therapy
Our in-home internships are paid internships and require individuals to be able to work alone and independently in family homes. While our other internships are unpaid, the experience and skills you learn are invaluable!

 

Successful Candidates:

  • Operate effectively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Learn quickly, have intellectual curiosity and analyze problems in new ways
  • Possess the ability to think independently yet actively contribute in a group dynamic
  • Proactively express point of view on complex issues and seek opportunities to drive new ideas
  • Exercise effective consultative skills coupled with an action-oriented and creative approach

Volunteers

*Download to mobile device or computer before filling out application.

Helping Hands Respite Care appreciates your willingness to volunteer in our and Adult Day Services, Adult In-Home and Child In-Home programs. These programs all involve working directly with clients, all of whom have special needs. Your volunteer coordinator will work with you to create a regular schedule in the right program for you. Your contribution of time and talent to these programs will enhance the experience for our participants, and can be enriching to your life and experiences.

Duties might include participating in planned activities, providing assistance at meal time or snack time, providing one-on-one companionship for clients needing extra attention.

Volunteers choosing to help in these programs are asked to fill-out and send back the volunteer application form.  Please know that for the safety and confidentiality of our clients, we will be filling out necessary paperwork and conducting a background check of all volunteers approved to work in these programs.

Whether you are looking for college credit or work experience, Helping Hands would love to talk with you more about your future goals and internships!

Please email Tari,  Human Resources Coordinator, for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities

Office Assistance

Day Services

Arts and Crafts

Games, Cards, Puzzles

Cleaning/Organizing

Painting/Carpentry

Community Activities

Transportation

Support Groups
(Extra set of hands)

And more…

 

We can accommodate groups of volunteers, individual volunteers, short term options, long-term placements.

When you choose to volunteer at Helping Hands Respite Care your time will make a difference in the success of our organization and will be much appreciated by the families and the Helping Hands team.

Retiree, Connie, is a volunteer who helps clean up and organize art room at Breaking Barriers Today program for Helping Hands Respite Care.

*Download to mobile device or computer before filling out application.

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