WE CAN empowers Cape women of all ages undergoing challenging life transitions by providing support and unique services that bring increased opportunity, self sufficiency, stability and lasting positive change for themselves, their families, and ultimately our entire community.
DUTIES: The Reception/Office Volunteer or Intern will primarily spend time in the WE CAN office supporting the staff with par more
Volunteers needed to drive seniors to local doctors appointments. Area covered is Wellfleet to Hyannis. Donations for gas provided. Please contact Rick Anderson, Volunteer Coordinator at (508) 430-7551 Ext. 13., or email at email@example.com. more
Volunteers are needed to play with young children living in family homeless shelters in Bourne, Falmouth and Hyannis.
Horizons for Homeless Children is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of homeless children by providing quality play and opportunities for early education. Volunteer with homeless children at a Horizons Playspace in one of more than 130 family shelters state-wide more
Junior animal care volunteers care for small turtles at the National Marine Life Center. Species cared for include endangered red bellied cooters (turtles) and diamondback terrapins (turtles). For safety purposes, junior animal care volunteers must be at least 14 years old. Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean headstart turtle tanks and feed the headstart turtles;
~ Maintain cleanliness of fo more
Facilities volunteers assist with construction and maintenance projects around the National Marine Life Center facility. Specific duties may include the following.
~ Build and update educational exhibits, wildlife enclosures, husbandry equipment (tool and boot racks), etc.
~ Maintain the physical plant (e.g., painting, plumbing, light construction).
~ Provide landscape services (e.g., yard work, weedin more
Education and outreach volunteers assist the National Marine Life Center in developing and delivering on-site and off-site educational programs. Specific responsibilities may include the following.
~ Represent NMLC at festivals and fairs;
~ Present programs to student and community groups;
~ Run hands-on activities;
~ Develop education programs; and
~ Research new and exciting ways to construe informat more
Discovery Center docents assist with a variety of activities in the National Marine Life Center's public visitors' center. Specific duties include the following.
~ Greet the public;
~ Guide guests around the Discovery Center;
~ Explain NMLC mission statement, purpose and answer questions;
~ Present “Patient Update” talks about current and past marine animal patients;
~ Engage public in Discovery Center more
Animal care volunteers assist with all aspects of husbandry for the National Marine Life Center's marine wildlife patients. Animals cared for include red bellied cooters (turtles), diamondback terrapins (turtles), sea turtles (various species), and seals (various species). Specific duties include the following.
~ Clean tanks, weigh, measure and feed animals
~ Maintain cleanliness of clinic, animal hosp more
Volunteers are needed at the Green Briar Nature Center, East Sandwich to greet visitors. This is a great opportunity to meet people from all over who are visiting the Cape over the summer. If you have a few hours each week to help it would be wonderful! We also need help in our Gift Shop, stocking shelves and greeting and assisting customers. If you are interested please contact Christine McCrann more
Providing services to clients for which you are trained, licensed or certified, such as creating advanced care directives, computer training, legal services or some type of therapy (e.g. art or music therapy). more
Help provide staff support at Duffy Health Center. No two days are the same--you can make a difference by jumping in wherever you're needed most. This position is best for those who are organized, communicate well, and enjoy working with people from a variety of backgrounds. Must be comfortable doing a variety of tasks from day to day. Volunteers in this position work a half-day on a regular, weekly ba more
Trivia is a very popular activity with seniors and has just started at
the Harwich Council on Aging. We would love to be able to recruit a couple of Trivia Leaders or or callers for this FUN weekly year round program.
The ultimate goal down the road is to have 2 teams at the COA and challenge another Town's Council on Aging for fun and competition.
Trivia questions will be prepared for the Leader ahead more
The American Lung Association of the Northeast is recruiting individuals, groups etc to come join us at our finish lines at our 31st Annual Autumn Escape Bike Trek. On Friday, September 25, 2015 the finish line is at Camp Burgess, 75 Stowe Road, Sandwich. On Saturday the finish line is at Cape Cod Sea Camps, Brewster, Ma and on Sunday, Veterans Memorial Community Center in P'Town. Volunteers will be more
The American Lung Association of the Northeast is currently recruiting massage therapists to help at our 31st Annual Autumn Escape Bike Trek along Cape Cod. We are looking for massage therapists to volunteer for 1-3 days for up to 4 hours. Massages are given to the trekkers after their day's journey. The locations where the massages will be will take place are Friday, September 25th at Camp Burgess i more
This is a wonderful attraction of the Harwich Council on Aging. People come in all the time to look for all kinds of trips. The Travel Desk Receptionists also get to occasionally go on a trip with a complimentary ticket to try them out and report back to the COA Director how it was and if they liked the trip. It is a fun volunteer position and we need more of them. more
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