Volunteer

How You Can Help

Want to make a difference in the lives of individuals 17 and older living with intellectual and developmental disabilities? Volunteer your time and share your talents. North Texas SNAP volunteers are the heart of our organization and we make every effort to provide you with a variety of opportunities to get involved and utilize your gifts.

Volunteering with North Texas SNAP provides:

Listed below are a few ways you can get involved and help make a difference.

Facilitate a Workshop

North Texas SNAP workshops promote continual learning. Weekly workshops focus on a wide range of practical topics that help our members improve or learn a new skill including relationship building, money management and career building. If you are interested in facilitating a workshop, please contact us.

J.O.B.S. Club 

Just Our Business Support (J.O.B.S.) Club meets on the 1st Monday of the month at the North Texas SNAP office 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

North Texas SNAP is looking for business professionals to share their experiences in the workplace including their first job, successes and failures, how you worked your way up to the position you currently hold and provide advice for being a good employee. If you are interested in being a guest speaker and sharing employment-related topics, please contact us.

Exceptional Living for Exceptional Women (“Girls’ Night Out”)

Girls’ Night Out meets on the 4th Monday of the month at the North Texas SNAP office 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

North Texas SNAP is looking for women within our community that would like to share their talents, hobbies or topics unique to women such as self-advocacy, financial independence, women’s health and healthy self-image. If you are interested in volunteering with Girls’ Night Out, please contact us.

Men’s Club

North Texas SNAP Men’s Club meets on the 4th Friday of the month at the North Texas SNAP office 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

North Texas SNAP is looking for men within our community that would like to share their talents, hobbies or topics unique to men such as self-reliance, financial independence, men’s health, collaboration and citizenship. If you are interested in volunteering with Men’s Club, please contact us.

Social

North Texas SNAP’s social activities provides members with opportunities to form friendships and fill the void of isolation that is often experienced by individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

The Social Committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at the SNAP Office at 1:30 p.m. We encourage parents, members and community professionals to serve on the committee to help provide our members with a variety of social activities.

Special Events and Projects

North Texas SNAP welcomes volunteers to work on special events and projects so that staff can focus their efforts on serving SNAP members. Areas of need include:

These are just a few areas of need. If you have a skill that is not listed and you would like to get involved, please contact us.

 

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Our members’ unique needs and personal potential are guiding factors as we develop activities and programs, providing a positive and caring environment where friendships are nurtured and life skills are developed.

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