We need volunteers to help with the following:
- Letter Writing
Volunteers work with older children to assist them in writing letters to their incarcerated parents. This is usually done in a small group setting.
- Field Trips
Volunteers chaperone children on field trips to local activities.
One on one contact with a child to provide an adult role model.
Become a Volunteer
- Who can become a volunteer
Any adult over 21 years of age who has no criminal record can apply to be a volunteer.
- How to apply
Call our toll free number, 1 - 888 - 757-KIDZ (5439), and select the Care Coordination Center close to you. Once connected, ask for the Children of Inmates Care Coordinator and say you want to volunteer.
- What comes next
You will complete an application and an interview for the position. If selected, we will conduct a background check required of all our employees and volunteers who work with children.
All our volunteers receive training about our program, about working with children of inmates, and about the specific jobs they will perform.
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