Communities in Schools

Here are some of Communities in Schools in-school volunteering opportunities. All of the volunteer roles require a background check and volunteer training prior to service.
Reading Buddy
Commit 1 hour a week (during school hours) for at least one school semester.
Work consistently with one student to build literacy skills and confidence, provide support and encouragement.
Mentor
Commit 1 hour […]

Explore Your Future- A FREE Workshop for 50+

Overview: Are you considering exploring a new career, finding a meaningful volunteer experience, discovering a new hobby, or pursuing an unfulfilled dream, Explore Your Future is for you!
The Explore Your Future workshop is designed to help you chart a path to a fulfilling future. Through interactive exercises and lively discussions, you will be guided to […]

Chronic Pain Self-Management Education Workshop

The Chronic Pain Self–Management Education workshop, developed at Stanford, is offered to adults 60 years of age or older experiencing chronic pain.
Participants will learn:

Techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, pain and isolation
Moving easy exercise and nutrition for maintaining and improving strength, flexibility, and endurance
Appropriate use of medications
Pacing activity and rest
Communicating effectively with […]

Interfaith Action of Central Texas

Austin Interfaith is a non-partisan, multi-ethnic, multi-issue organization of 43 congregations, public schools, and unions who work together to address public issues that affect the well being of families and neighborhoods in our community.
Volunteer Positions Available:
Handy Helper: In need of individual volunteers skilled in various types of home repair to help revitalize and provide […]

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