opportunities to serve in our community
Helping Other People Eat
Let us know if you can help or if you have questions.
Bob and Janet Raes
Become a Senior Peers Counselor
VIEWS volunteers are a vital force in the community, assisting other older adults and providing a model for healthy aging. VIEWS provides its services in Multnomah and Clackamas Counties.
They have two volunteer opportunities at present. Visit http://viewsoregon.org/volunteer-opportunities/ to learn more.
Senior Peer Counselors (ages 55 and better)
VIEWS Senior Peer Counselors facilitate weekly groups that provide emotional support to small groups of seniors, and provide a limited one-to-one counseling for some individuals who are unable to travel to one of our support groups. Training is free and will be held in October.
Become a Child Advocate
A Child Advocates, Inc., is a private, non-profit organization that provides trained Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers to serve as advocates for abused and neglected children involved in Juvenile Court.
All orientation sessions to become a CASA volunteer are held at the CASA program office. They are scheduled from 6 - 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of every month. You are welcome to attend CASA 101 even if you are unsure about becoming a CASA - especially if you are unsure. We will provide an overview of the expectations of CASA, what is required to complete training and screening, and answer all your questions.
If Wednesday evenings do not fit in with your schedule please call our office to schedule an individual orientation session. Phone: (503) 723-0521 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more at http://www.casa-cc.org/Volunteer/index-volunteer.html.