Events for August 2019 › Outreach Ministries
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Ongoing Outreach Opportunities
Volunteering with Senior Rides and More
Times and Dates vary
It’s Easy to Become a Senior Rides Volunteer!
Whether you prefer to volunteer on a regular basis or every couple of weeks, we welcome and need your participation. We have flexible scheduling and a variety of volunteer opportunities.
*Transportation to/from medical appointments
*Transportation for shopping trips
*Telephone friendship/reassurance calls
Assisting at Houston Aphasia Recovery Center
Monday- Friday, 9 a.m – 12 p.m. or 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
The Houston Aphasia Recovery Center (HARC) provides a communication skills program, education, advocacy, resources and research for people with aphasia, their caregivers, and the greater Houston community. HARC creates a safe haven where participants engage in supported communication, therapeutic socialization, recreation and camaraderie to fully participate in life. HARC volunteers support stroke and brain injury survivors with aphasia in daily communication programs. Some of HARC’s programs include news groups, book clubs, technology, and communication groups.
Making sandwiches for Kids’ Meals
First Tuesday of the month
Last Tuesday of the month (with Men of St. Martin’s)
Helping at Christian Community Service Center
Last Saturday of the month
Serving at Church In The Field (Formerly Church Under the Bridge)
Second Tuesday of the month
Tutoring and Coaching at The Forge for Families
School year, 3-6:30 p.m. and Saturday
Forge for Families is seeking volunteers during the school year to work with children on homework from 3 – 6:30 pm and from 4 – 6 pm on week days and to coach basketball on Saturdays. Please see www.forgeforfamilies.org for more information.
Helping at ECHOS
Monday- Thursday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Volunteers are requested to help in the food pantry.