Palm Beach County Rehabilitation Center is seeking to fill a number of volunteer positions:
TJ’s Cafe (Mon-Fri, 9:30am-2:00pm) Volunteers are need in the Center’s cafeteria to assist the clients and staff with taking orders, cashiering, food preparation, baking and cooking. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.Seniors in Transition and Retirement Services “STARS” (Mon-Fri, 9:30am-2:00pm) Volunteers are needed to provide companionship and participate in arts and crafts, games, field trips and other activities. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
Work Operations (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-3:00pm) Volunteers are needed to assist instructors in the production workshop. Work with small groups or one-on-one inspecting materials, counting, pick-up and distribution in the work areas. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
Hab Center Thrift Store (Mon-Sat, 9:00am-4:00pm) The PBHAB Thrift Store is accepting volunteers to utilize and develop retail experience in displaying, sorting, and organizing merchandise while enjoying interacting with people. The volunteer hours are flexible, Monday-Saturday 9:00am-4:00pm. Please visit our Administration Lobby to fill out an application and speak with our Volunteer Coordinator (Alisha Vazquez) for more details. (Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.) 4522 S. Congress Avenue Lake Worth, FL 33461 (561) 965-8500 Ext. 202.
Maintenance (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm) Assist with general maintenance/cleaning, painting, light plumbing, electrical, and gardening. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
Computer Training Lab (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-11:00am;12:15pm-3:15pm) Assist clients with computers with basic keyboard operation, word processing and data entry skills. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
Switchboard (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm) Copying, filing, typing and general office duties.
Our Mission is to ensure that individuals with disabilities in Palm Beach County have the best environment in which to learn, work, and live.
To accomplish this, we provide:
Employment and community job placement
Recreational and senior activities
Life Skills training
Our Vision is an inclusive community where Individuals with disabilities can realize their full potential and contribute to the community in personally meaningful ways.
Training is provided by the Director of the Department that a volunteer is serving.
Must be 18 years old or older with transportation. Provide a copy of Driver’s License and pass background screening.
Monday- Friday from 8:00-4:30pm. We accept year-round or seasonal, a few hours a day, week or month and hours are flexible, according to your availability.
Our Belief is that we have the responsibility to provide the tools, opportunities, and support needed for each Individual to make their own unique and valuable contributions to society.
For more information or to receive a volunteer application in the mail, please contact Alisha Vazquez at 561-965-8500 ext. 202 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.