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Assist individuals and staff at our Adult Care house in downtown Fort Collins. Activities include arts & crafts, puzzles, learning new skills, etc. Staff members are always present in this setting. As this is a 24 hour facility, hours can be completed during the evening or on weekends.

Assist individuals and staff in program areas that take place at Foothills Gateway such as our Pre-Vocational program, Retirement Room, or Intensive Supports program. Staff are always present in these programs - great for volunteers who are a little shy about volunteering one-on-one.

Foothills Gateway, Inc.

Mentor

Spend time with an individual with a developmental disability one-on-one in an effort to foster a positive friendship. Activities can include going to movies, attending sporting events, going for hikes, attending art classes, etc. Hours are flexible, but volunteers are strongly encouraged to be committed and willing to meet on a consistent basis. Staff are not present in this volunteer program.

Volunteers are needed to assist as entry or front desk, docents or collections/archival volunteers. Entry or front desk volunteers greet visitors, take admission fees and assist with Museum Shop purchases. Docents are trained on new exhibits so they can act as guides to the exhibits in the galleries. Collections/archival volunteers help with exhibit installations and management of artifacts. Three-hour shifts are Tuesday through Saturday; 11am-2pm or 2pm-5pm.

This picnic is put on for grandparents and other kin raising kin. Youth participate in fun activities and families enjoy a day of fun and connecting with others in their situation. Volunteers are needed for several duties including:
Event Assistant: Help with setting up food tables, activity tables, loading and unloading supplies.
Photographer: two people are needed, one to take Fun Photo's at a booth and another to take photo's of the event through out the day.
Youth event coordinator: Assist youth group in organizing games to be played at the event. Activities include Water Balloon Toss, Tug of War, Water Bucket Relay, Fishing for Marbles, Fun Photo Booth, Face Painting and more. Volunteers will assist setting up the activities, assist the children in the activities and keeping the activities going throughout the day. Two older youth are in charge of the activities but need help keeping it organized.
Volunteer applications can be completed by going to
www.grandfamilycoalition.com/volunteer.htm

Housing Catalysts Redtail Ponds development is a mixed-income community with 40 units for formerly homeless individuals and 20 units for individuals earning up to 50% of the Area Median Income. Each independent apartment features a full kitchen and bathroom. Supportive services include case management, life skills coaching, and/or therapeutic services to empower and equip residents with the skills needed to live with greater self-determination and independence.
Need: Redtail Ponds has one entrance/exit that is monitored by the front desk. The front desk staff consistently provides excellent customer service to all residents and serves to support the residents to connect with services and respond to all emergencies that arise.

Deliverables: Responsible for maintaining point of entry function as part of a team; Maintains the safety and securing of the property by ensuring policies are adhered to; Supports, interacts and communicates with a resident population who may have special needs including mental or physical disabilities and/or substance abuse issues.

Key Responsibilities and Work Environment:
Enforces building rules and regulations, monitor building?s security cameras and alarms, and maintains the harmony of the residents and their guests.
Must strictly adhere to professional boundaries and confidentiality agreements with residents and other professionals.
nswer and respond to general concerns and questions, disturbances on site, noise or unauthorized guests or other issues impacting residents or the community and report infractions and concerns to proper staff.
Maintains regular and prompt attendance for assigned shift.
Respond to all emergencies that arise such as fire, medical or any other situation that would constitute an emergency according to Procedure Manuel; including negative resident interactions. A list of phone numbers and procedures will be provided for emergencies.
Must be able to take charge and direct others in emergencies as they arise.
Work to ensure resident and community safety, maintain security logs and/or visitor check in/out logs as needed.
Ensure Services Coordinator and other appropriate staff is kept informed of resident behavior. Compile accurate and appropriate information on resident behavior.
Perform light housekeeping duties for the interior and exterior of the building, building common areas, offices and restrooms as needed.
Demonstrate knowledge of the location of the breakers, shut off valves, location of fire equipment, extinguishers and other items particular to development.
Attend any court appearance necessary to provide professional testimony. Acts as contact for law enforcement agents, obtaining case numbers of incidents occurring on site.
Provide clerical and administrative support for team. Organize and maintain a variety of files, logs and records; enter a variety of data into computer systems.
Actively participate in team meetings as required.
Successfully complete professional development opportunities as required and as available.

Time Commitment: Flexible, minimum of four hours per week.

Application Process: Please contact Daniel Covey at 970.235.1649 or by email at dcovey@housingcatalyst.com

Thank you for your interest!

Housing Catalysts Redtail Ponds development is a mixed-income community with 40 units for formerly homeless individuals and 20 units for individuals earning up to 50% of the Area Median Income. Each independent apartment features a full kitchen and bathroom. Supportive services include case management, life skills coaching, and/or therapeutic services to empower and equip residents with the skills needed to live with greater self-determination and independence...
Volunteer Opportunity: Resident Event Coordinator

Title: Resident Event Coordinator

Need: Redtail Ponds facilitates a variety of community building activities and educational programming to engage the residents in healthy, supportive opportunities. Redtail Ponds is currently seeking a volunteer to contribute to the success of these activities.

Deliverables: Plans, shops for and facilitates resident activities including educational groups, birthday parties and other celebrations at Redtail Ponds.

Key Responsibilities and Work Environment:
Provides activities designed to maintain and improve the sense of community at Redtail Ponds. Events and activities are designed to keep residents engaged, healthy, and improve their sense of wellness and well-being.
The Resident Event Coordinator plans and leads specialized small groups and large-group classes including monthly birthday parties, as well as lifestyle, and health/wellness/nutrition programs. The Resident event Coordinator collaborates with residents to involve them in planning, and facilitating of events to the extent that makes sense.
Successful individuals must be flexible and enjoy a fast paced environment. The Resident Event Coordinator will develop strong relationships with residents and within the community by generating or contributing to monthly newsletters and/or other communication tools.
Experience in event planning and project management will contribute to the success of the selected candidate. Individuals must conduct business professionally and in accordance with the mission and values of The Fort Collins Housing Authority.
Engages in resource development activities with local businesses with the goal of securing sponsorships and procuring in-kind donations relevant to our activities.
Must strictly adhere to professional boundaries and confidentiality agreements with residents and other professionals.
Maintains regular and prompt attendance for assigned shift.
Must be able to take charge and direct others in emergencies as they arise.
Evaluates resident participation and plans future activities according to resident specific needs.
Provides input to the Supportive Service team for individualized care planning.
Helps to coordinates activities with other departments.
Promotes activities using the newsletter, fliers and direct interaction with residents.
Schedules activities at appropriate times.
Prepares sign-up sheets for activities and completes needed paperwork.
Assists in keeping the department within budget.
Participates in the programs.
Assists in taking pictures during activities for inclusion in the newsletter, website, etc.

Time Commitment: Ranges from two to six hours per week (flexible), requesting 12 month minimum commitment.

Application Process: Please contact Daniel Covey at 970.235.1649 or by email at dcovey@housingcatalyst.com

Thank you for your interest!

The Rocky Mountain Raptor Program is looking for Volunteers that want to change the world and learn how to provide compassionate care for raptors. Volunteers are needed to clean cages, prepare and serve food, complete bird records, provide compassionate care, help at education programs, and participate in public outreach. Raptor Care volunteers must attend an orientation and a weekly meeting. Raptor Care volunteers wanting to work directly with raptors commit to a minimum of one year, working one four hour shift per week, in exchange for excellent hands on training. Our training is designed to meet all requirements directed by State & Federal permits when caring for raptors and focuses on safety of both the volunteer and bird. Volunteers must be 18 or older.

Volunteers are also needed to greet guests, answer phones, complete clerical tasks, care for small rodent colonies and help with special projects and event planning.

All prospective volunteers are screened through an application and interview process. Please visit our website to learn more about how to apply, www.RMRP.org. Or, you may contact Lisa Winta at 970-484-7756 or lisa@rmrp.org for information.

Rodent Wrangler's needed to help care for a small colony of mice and rats at the Rocky Mountain Raptor Program. We are looking for volunteers that are not squeamish about handling these critters and willing to clean cages, and provide food and water for them. Shifts occur daily with time required varying from 1 to 3 hours. Ages 16 or higher and adults are welcome. We do hope you stay for a minimum of 3 months, longer is awesome!

By providing good care for the rodent colony you will be contributing to the well-being and rehabilitation of injured raptors. You will be helping to give majestic birds of prey A Second Chance At Freedom.

Volunteers with the Caring Companion Program spend time with a senior in order to give their caregiver the break they need. Volunteers spend 2 hours once a week with their senior match. Matches are based on common interest, personality, schedule and location throughout Larimer County. Spend time playing cards, talking together, listening to music, doing a craft or going for a walk. Scheduling is flexible, based on your availability.