28245 Ave Crocker, Ste. 104, Santa Clarita, CA
Organization Description - Project Kindle's primary purpose is to provide cost-free camping programs and year round support and advocacy for children, young adults, and families infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS, and to offer innovative peer-based HIV/AIDS education for young people ages 12 -24.
Volunteer Opportunities - Assist w/programming including peer-based activities; Speakout, I know, capital campaign to build a camp, and Camp Kindle. Office assistance; public health; marketing; outreach; public health; non- profit administration; recreation.
Hours of Operation – Monday - Thursday, 8am-5pm; Friday, 9am-3pm
Minimum Hours Required - 10
Contact Person - Erin Fitzgerald, Program Coordinator
Telephone Number – 661.257-1901
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Website - www.projectkindle.org
Providence Holy Cross Tattoo Removal Clinic
6801 Coldwater Canyon Avenue, Suite #1A, North Hollywood, CA 91605
Organization Description - PCH provide tattoo removal services for ex-gang members and others for whom the tattoo is a barrier from securing employment and/or pose a threat to their safety.
Volunteer Duties - Provide pre and post care for patients, filing, directing patient flow, taking pictures, data entry and may perform other types of duties as assigned or requested.
Providence Tattoo Removal Program Eligibility and Requirements - Volunteers not associated with a nursing school program are required a commitment of 50 hrs of service throughout a period of 12 months.
Nursing students must have proper documentation from school attending that states number of service learning hours required.
All volunteers not associated with a nursing program are obligated to notify Volunteer Services of any prior criminal offense convictions. Applicants must consent to a background screening which will include criminal history.
Volunteers are to be dressed in proper clinical attire (Scrubs are a must). Simple watches and simple ear rings and rings may be worn. Large hoops, dangling jewelry, heavy necklaces or chains, and hats, caps, or bandanas not permitted.
Volunteers must understand that we do not place individuals in volunteer service positions as training for paid positions, nor should they expect compensation or future employment.
Volunteers must understand and sign the "Patient Confidentiality Agreement" form, and attend a 2 hour orientation.
Volunteers must demonstrate initiative and willingness to help when attending clinics; take direction with understanding; use proper judgment in unusual circumstances; communicate properly, cautiously, and clearly.
Volunteers must be reliable and attend clinics they have been confirmed to assist with. If unable to be present, please call and inform us as soon as possible.
Volunteers may not accept any form of compensation or gift from any patient or client. They are to work directly under the supervision of staff and do not earn or collect salary.
Volunteers must have TB screening clearance prior to the start of service. Proof of a negative TB skin test or chest x-ray completed within 6 months of service is required and must be turned in to Volunteer Services staff.
The volunteer must abide by and meet these requirements in order to participate in the volunteer program at Providence Tattoo Removal Program.
Any volunteer status may be terminated at any time if these requirements are not maintained, if the volunteer fails to follow the policies and procedures, or for any other circumstances that could be detrimental to the best interest of the center, or volunteer program.
Volunteer Hours - Saturday 7:00-12:00
Contact Person - Karina Cisneros, Secretary-Outreach and Clinic Coordinator or Kimberly Hibdon will be doing all volunteer for COC Students.
Email – Kimberly.email@example.com
Best Way to Contact - EMAIL
When sending emails please include:
•Student’s full name
•On subject line “COC Service Learning Student”
Website - www.providence.org/tattooremoval
Providence TrinityCare Hospice
16600 Sherman Way, Suite 266, Van Nuys, CA 91406
Organization Description - Hospice care utilizes a team approach to providing comfort and care to individuals with terminal illness.
Volunteer Opportunities - Office volunteers: assist with filing of medical records, mailings, data entry, telephone support.
Hours of Operation - Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm
Contact Person - Ida Vernay, Coordinator of Volunteer Services or
Tina Eisenman, Clinical Manager
Telephone Number – 818.779-0120
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Website - www.trinitycarehospice.org
Additional Comments - Students need to fill out an application, get a TB test, drug test, and attend an IDG meeting, which is held every Thursday at 1:30pm. Training consists of home study, and one on one with volunteer coordinator.