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n Volunteer Opportunities n Ferry, Pend Oreille, LIVING FULLY Stevens and Whitman Counties Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery........ 509-535-3155 & Children’s Hospital................... (509) 474-3166 Volunteers assist by participating in child care and Providence routine activities under staff direction. Volunteers Holy Family Hospital ................... (509) 482-2253 interact with children during playtime and assist in Providence hospitals daily activities. Volunteers work one 3-hour shift have unique volunteer weekly, the same shift (day and time) every week. opportunities for people Also looking for certified parents (4 hrs. per week who would like to assist in meeting the needs of with increased responsibilities,) and kitchen assis- patients and their families. A wide variety of volun- tants. Must commit to serving a minimum of 45 teers are needed (minimum age is 16). Orientation hours or for at least 6 months. and training is available and schedules are flexi- ble. PLEASE SEE OUR ADS ON PAGES 100 AND VOA Crosswalk Teen Shelter ......... 509-838-6596 THE BACK COVER. Volunteers needed to provide support and super- vision for homeless and at-risk teens. A volunteer’s Children and Youth interaction consists of meals, conversation and rec- Big Brothers & Big Sisters reational activities. of the Inland Northwest................. 509-328-8310 Finance Boy Scouts of America – Inland Northwest Council.............. 509-325-4562 AARP Tax-Aide Camp Fire Inland Northwest.......... 509-747-6191 Volunteer Counselors..................... 888-687-2277 CASA Partners................................ 509-462-2272 www.aarp.org/money/taxaide www.casapartners.org AARP Tax-Aide needs highly dedicated individu- als who want to help others and be part of an en- Partners with CASA in helping abused and ne- gaging team. Tax-Aide volunteer counselors learn glected children through the following programs: tax laws and basic tax forms through classroom My Bag training and supplemental materials. They provide Provides a personal backpack with essential free information and confidential tax assistance to belongings for children entering the foster care low- and middle-income seniors. After completing program. Volunteers are needed to stuff back- an IRS-certified, open-book exam, volunteers work packs, assist with backpack transportation to at Tax-Aide site(s) for a minimum of 40 hours be- needed organizations, or make small blankets. tween February 1 and April 15. AARP membership The Bee Kind Garden is not required. Volunteering is easy. Call the toll- A therapeutic learning program that provides free number or visit the website and complete the children with a safe setting to learn about kind- online registration form. ness, gentleness and empathy and to heal from abuse and neglect. Volunteers are needed Hospice to work with children one-on-one for six Horizon Hospice............................ 509-489-4581 week sessions in the summer, one day weekly for 2 hours at a time. 123 West Cascade Way, Spokane WA 99208 Since 1998, Horizon Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington ................... 800-827-9478 Hospice has been committed to the Ronald McDonald House............... 509-624-0500 conviction that God treasures human life to the Spokane Guilds’ School last breath. Our care earned us the 2011 Agora and Neuromuscular Center............ 509-326-1651 Award for outstanding service. 100% covered by Provides comprehensive assessment and treatment Medicare, Medicaid, and most insurance policies. to developmentally disabled children, ages birth Visit www.horizonhospice.com for help with seri- to three, without regard to the family’s ability to ous illness and end-of-life issues. Don’t just say pay. Call for information, or to obtain a volunteer hospice, say Horizon Hospice. PLEASE SEE OUR interest form. AD ON PAGE 22. 128


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