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Parent and Caretaker Support Group Childcare

Last date was Monday, December 21st, 2015 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
Repeats monthly on the 3rd Monday

About

Positions0 Open Positions Remaining (see below)
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close Date72 hours before the event ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitFamily Friendly
Description
We're looking for volunteers to care for children with diabilities while their parents are meeting in a support group. Ideally, we would like ongoing volunteers for this opportunity.

Duties include:
• Set up childcare area with supplies and welcome families.
• Keep kids safe, while helping them to play in the indoor playground area.
• Brainstorm creative ways to engage the kids in play with resources available.
• Participate in cleanup of the space.
• Ability to follow directions, assist kids in activities, and communicate well with children is required. Experience with children with special needs is especailly helpful, but not required.
Requirements
Experience working with children is required. This opportunity is ideal for retired teachers, student teachers, or other volunteers interested in utilizing their childcare skills. All volunteers must complete and pass a background check and tuberculosis test. Easter Seals Central Texas will provide the forms and cover the cost of the background check.
PerksSpending time with lovely children and knowing that you're helping families to connect to each other, reducing their feelings of isolation.
Parking DetailsParking available in lot around building. Please leave the first two rows closest to the door open for families attending the event and therapy appointments.
CausesChildren & Youth Community Disabled
SkillsArts and Crafts Care Taker Help w/People
GivePulse
3 Positions Filled | 1 Impact | 2 Hours

Location: Easter Seals Central Texas Headquarters, 1611 Headway Circle, Building 2, Austin, TX 78754

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