If you have any questions, are interested in applying to an internship, or do not see an opportunity below that works for you, please reach out to the Volunteer Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 805.544.4355.
Interns play an important role in the CAPSLO Adult Day Center. Interns work closely with the Site Supervisor to assist with planning and implementing activities, evaluate client’s cognitive abilities using the Saint Louis Mental Examination, develop care plans and assist with office work. We also encourage interns to share their special talents and interest with our clients. Suggestive activities may include musical entertainment, reminiscing activities, simple arts & craft projects, board games, simple cooking projects, gentle exercise games and gardening. At no time will interns be asked to dress, feed, toilet or otherwise participate in personal care activities with ADC participant.
Are you a friendly, outgoing individual who has compassion and empathy for those in life’s difficult situations and whose desire is to offer a warm smile and assistance to the participants? This position is a vital position we are seeking. This is not a one time volunteer opportunity, we are looking for consistent ongoing volunteers to help run the front desk. The front desk is the busy hub of the 40 Prado Homeless Service Center and as a Front Desk Volunteer, you are the face and the front lines of 40 Prado. Some of the duties the Front Desk Volunteers perform on a regular basis are as follows:
- Checking in participants.
- Phone calls – Answering calls, taking and relaying messages for staff and participants.
- Assist participants with making outbound calls.
- Receive and distribute incoming mail to participants and staff.
- Receive donations and provide In-Kind Donation receipts.
- Distributing personal care items
Other general duties associated with this position are answering participant questions, assisting participants with signing up for a locker, signing up to use the computer in the study lounge and dog kennel sign-up. Other duties associated with this position may vary from day to day.
Shift times are daily 7:30am – 11:30am, 11:30am-3:30pm, and 3:30pm-6:00pm.
Intern at one of our Head Start, Early Head Start or Migrant Head Start locations. Tasks include playing with children, helping to clean and organize, and other tasks as needed by the Center Directors. For a complete list of our HS/EHS and MSHS locations, please visit the appropriate page on our website or call 805-544-4355 x 121.