HANDS (Health Access Nurturing Development Services) provides voluntary in-home visitation for new and expectant parents that begins during pregnancy or shortly after the child’s birth. Our services help foster healthy pregnancy and births, stable child growth and development, safe homes and self-sufficient families.
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Volunteer opportunities include:
· Question/answer calls to program parents: the volunteer will be contacting HANDS program first time parents with a survey regarding the parents’ experience with the program service and their Family Support Worker.
· Entry packet assembly: the volunteer will compile and file various documents the HANDS program uses upon receiving a new client.
· Copying forms: volunteers will copy various forms or packets used by Family Support Workers in the HANDS program.
· Translation: HANDS seeks help translating forms regularly used with families from English to Spanish, Spanish to English, as well as possibly several other languages.