VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO BUILD FAMILY CENTER. Info:
AARP seeks volunteers to prepare income tax returns
for seniors. Info: 773-3238.
ACHIEVEMENT HOUSE needs volunteers to work with
developmentally disabled adults. Info: 543-9383.
ADOPT-A-GRANDPARENT seeks seniors 50 and older to work
with SLO Parks and Rec. Info: 781-7068.
ADOPT-A-PARK Needs help for cleanup days, tree
plantings and more. Info: 473-4580.
ADOPT-A-PET needs volunteers in Templeton. Info:
AIDS PROJECT CENTRAL COAST needs volunteers for
Necessities of Life Food Pantry and desk. Info: 349-9947.
ALPHA PREGNANCY COUNSELING AND FAMILY SUPPORT CENTER
needs volunteers for clerical work, fundraising and more. Info: 541-3367
AMERICAN RED CROSS needs licensed health professionals
to become part of the Disaster Health Services Program. Free, fun
training. Info: 543-0696 or slo-redcross.org.
ANIMALS REQUESTING FRIENDS needs volunteers to care
for dogs and cats. Info: 781-4413.
ANIMAL SHELTER ADOPTION PARTNERS needs volunteers to
adopt, donate funds and more. Info: 489-0689.
ANIMAL WITH ELDERS (AWE) seeks volunteers throughout
SLO County to assist seniors and the disabled with their pets' needs.
ARROYO GRANDE HOSPITAL AUXILIARY needs volunteers to
assist with patients and at the front desk and gift shop. Info:
ARTREACH PROGRAM needs artists for classroom
workshops. Info: 924-0400.
BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS needs mentors. Training
provided. Info: 781-3226, ext. 26.
BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA needs volunteers for recruiting,
special events, and running units. Info: 594-1263.
CALIFORNIA CONSERVATION CORPS needs docents for
refurbished museum. Info: Cindy at 788-0517.
CAMP FIRE BOYS and GIRLS needs adults to lead
programs. Info: 489-7345.
CARING CALLERS needs volunteers to read to seniors,
write letters, and more. Info: 541-1800.
(CASA) COURT APPOINTED SPECIAL ADVOCATES has moved to
Pacific Coast Center, 75 Higuera, Suite 180 needs volunteers to help
abused and neglected children. Info: 541-6542.
CENTRAL COAST EXPLORATION STATION needs volunteers for
program development. Info: 473-8221.
CENTRAL COAST PRIMARY CARE seeks volunteers for
clinical studies Info: 543-2724.
CENTRAL COAST VETERANS MUSEUM needs various docents.
Info: 543-1763 or 473-9704.
CENTRAL COAST WELLNESS needs you! Info:
CHILDREN'S HOPE FOUNDATION seeks volunteers to greet
families with newborn babies. Info: 549-0586.
CITIZENS' ASSISTANCE TEAM needs volunteers to patrol
streets. Info: 473-4511.
COAST MOUNTED ASSISTANCE seeks volunteers for trail
maintenance at Montana de Oro's Horse Camp. Info: 528-4522.
SLO COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER desperately needs volunteers
to work with cats/dogs must be 18 or older. Info: 781-4413.
CREATIVE KIDS AND CREATIVE TEENS seeks artisan mentors
for winter and spring sessions. Info: 325-8042.
CREATIVE MEDIATION seeks volunteer board members.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SOLUTIONS needs helpers. Info:
DRIVERS NEEDED by American Cancer Society to take
patients to doctor appointments. Info: 544-8740.
EMERGENCY FOOD MINISTRY needs volunteers to sort and
give donated food. Info: 489-2309.
EOC HOMELESS SHELTER needs volunteers with open minds.
FAMILY SERVICES CENTER seeks counselors in SLO. Info:
THE FELINE NETWORK seeks volunteers to help humanely
trap, alter and return feral cats. Training provided. Info: 549-9228.
FIVE CITIES MEALS ON WHEELS needs volunteer drivers to
deliver meals. Info: Betty, 773-2053.
FLYING SAMARITANS needs volunteers and tax-deductible
donations. Info: 543-4144.
FOOD BANK COALITION OF SLO COUNTY needs volunteers for
warehouse support activities. Info: 238-4664.
FORTE INTERNATIONAL seeking volunteers to open their
hearts and homes to English speaking exchange students from Mongolia,
China and South Korea, ages 15-18. Info: 877-520-2522 or
FRENCH HOSPITAL seeks volunteers in variety of
departments. Training is provided. Info: 542-6330.
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY seeks gift store clerks once a
week in Paso Robles. Info: 237-3870.
FRIENDS OUTSIDE needs volunteer mentors. Info:
GIRL SCOUTS volunteers needed as troop leaders. Info:
GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR BALANCE AND HEALING seeks
volunteers for publicity and fundraising committees. Info: 461-1212.
GOODWILL OF SLO COUNTY needs donations of clothing,
furniture, household items, running vehicles to provide employment and
job training. Free pickup: 544-0542.
GRIEF AND LOSS SUPPORT VOLUNTEERS needed. Info: 925-8
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY needs volunteers at warehouse and
thrift store on Saturdays. Info: 235-5099.
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY'S CARS FOR HOMES PROGRAM needs
donated cars, trucks, boats and RVs. Info: (877) 277-HFHI.
HART needs volunteers for therapeutic equine riding
program. Info: 467-2606.
HEALTHY FAMILIES PROGRAM needs volunteers to help SLO
County Public Health Dept. Info: 781-5500.
HOSPICE needs volunteers for grief counseling. Info:
HOTLINERS NEEDED FOR CRISIS INTERVENTION - call Mike
Bossenberry at 544-6016 after 3 pm for information.
HUMANITARIAN FOUNDATION Developing and seeking
dependable volunteers. Academic and professional experience. Info:
I.P.U.R.R. needs trappers, etc. for feline
intervention program. Info: 438-3519.
JACK HOUSE of SLO needs docent volunteers. Training
provided. Info: 781-7300.
LONG TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN SERVICES seeks volunteers to
advocate for care facility residents. Info: 785-0132.
LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER needs licensed cosmetologists
to help cancer patients during treatment. Info: 543-1481.
LUCIA MAR SCHOOLS need Spanish bilingual volunteers to
assist elementary-age children. Info: 473-4347.
MENTOR ALLIANCE OF SLO COUNTY needs volunteer mentors.
MONTA A DE ORO needs volunteers to help maintain
trails. Info: 528-8335.
MORRO BAY HARBORFEST needs year-round volunteers to
serve on committees. Info: 772-1155.
MORRO BAY REC and PARKS DEPT. seeks volunteers for
planning special events and youth sports. Info: 772-6278.
MORRO BAY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY needs volunteers
to work at visitor desks and nature stores, lead public walks, tend
native plant gardens, develop exhibits, help with publicity, and lead
programs for schools and youth groups. Call 528-8578 or 772-2694, Ext
NECESSITIES OF LIFE PANTRY Volunteers needed for
daytime shopping. Info: 349-9947.
NON-PROFIT THRIFT STORE needs volunteers. Info:
NORTH COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY needs volunteers for
office work, cat care and more. Info: 466-5403.
NORTH COUNTY WOMEN'S SHELTER needs crisis volunteers
for intervention assistance. Bilingual a plus. Training provided. Info:
OCEANO DUNES STATE PARK needs docents at boardwalk.
Info: 473-7232, Ext. 18.
OMBUDSMAN SERVICES OF SLO COUNTY seek volunteers to
visit residential care homes for the elderly. Info: 785-0132.
OUT 'N' ABOUT ADVENTURES needs volunteers to help
supervise monthly field trips for people experiencing memory loss or
Alzheimer's disease. Info: 481-9364.
PACIFIC PRIDE FOUNDATION needs volunteers. Info:
349-9947, ext. 106.
PASO ROBLES FOOD BANK needs volunteer truck drivers.
PASO ROBLES PUBLIC LIBRARY needs volunteers to help
patrons. Info: 237-3870.
PARTNERS IN EQUESTRIAN THERAPY seeks volunteers to
work with handicapped riders. Info: 786-4059.
PISMO BEACH RECREATION needs teachers for workshops.
PISMO BEACH SENIOR SOCIAL CLUB needs volunteers for
social events. Info: 773-7063.
PISMO NATURE CENTER is looking for volunteers to help
plant, water and care for trees and flowers. Volunteers meet at 9 am
Tuesdays at the Nature Center. Info: 773-2147.
PLANETARY SURVIVAL ALLIANCE needs volunteers for
information tables. Info: 550-2670.
PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF SLO needs mentors to work with
at-risk youth. Info: 549-9446.
POUNCE needs volunteers to rescue cats. Info:
PRADO DAY CENTER needs volunteers to answer phones,
sign clients into programs and more. Info: 786-0617.
RABBIT ADVOCATE needs volunteers to educate and
promote spaying and neutering. Info: 239-2176.
REACH FOR RECOVERY PROGRAM seeks breast cancer
survivors to help others. Info: 543-1481, ext. 3.
RETIRED and SENIOR VOLUNTEER PROGRAM can match your
talents and interests with community needs, including long-term care
ombudsman, caring caller, senior nutrition program, Food Bank, American
Cancer Society, Big Brothers/Sisters. Info: 544-8740.
ROAD TO RECOVERY PROGRAM seeks volunteers to drive
cancer patients to appointments. Info: 1-800-ACS-2345 or
SAN LUIS OPTIMISTS INTERNATIONAL needs speakers and
assistants. Info: 781-2630.
SECOND TIME AROUND AUSSIE RESCUE needs volunteers to
foster unwanted Australian Shepherds. Info: 541-4375.
SENIOR CITIZEN ASSISTANCE needed for Garden Creek
residents. Info: 543-2311.
SENIOR NUTRITION PROGRAM OF SLO COUNTY seeks
volunteers to prepare and deliver lunches to homebound seniors. Info:
SENIOR PEER COUSELING seeks volunteers over the age of
55 to provide one-on-one counseling. Free training provided. Info:
547-7025, ext. 15.
SENIOR TELECARE HOTLINE needs volunteers to place
telephone calls to homebound seniors. Info: 544-0566.
SEXUAL ASSAULT RECOVERY and PREVENTION CENTER offers
training and certification for crisis volunteers. Info: 545-8888.
SHERIFF'S CHRISTMAS BICYCLE PROGRAM Accepts
refurbished bicycles and tricycles to underprivileged children. Info:
434-4291 (Templeton), 473-7100 (Oceano), 528-6083 (Los Osos).
SIERRA VISTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER needs volunteers
for front desk and gift shops. Info: 462-0808.
SLO ART CENTER needs volunteers to greet and assist
with classes. Info: 543-8562.
SLO BOTANICAL GARDEN needs volunteers to distribute
surveys. Info: 546-2501.
SLO BLUES SOCIETY needs volunteers and designers for
upcoming events. Info: 541-7930.
SLO COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER seeks volunteers to walk
pets. Info: 781-4413.
SLO COUNTY COASTAL TRAIL PROJECT needs volunteers.
Info: (707) 829-6689.
SLO COUNTY DRUG AND ALCOHOL ADVISORY BOARD seeks new
members. Info: 781-4290.
SLO COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM seeks volunteers to
research local history and create exhibits. Info: 543-0456 or 544-8740.
SLO LITERACY COUNCIL urgently needs Tutors. Info:
SLO SCIENTIST VOLUNTEER FACILITATORS needed to provide
hands-on science activities for kids. Training provided. Info: 781-5944.
SLO 4-H YOUTH/ADULT SCIENCE Help with science
activities. Info: 781-5944.
STATE PARK VOLUNTEERS needed to plant, water and tend
native flowers, shrubs, and trees in Oceano. No experience necessary.
Info: Jack or Grace, 773-2147.
SUPPORTIVE MUSIC PROGRAM needs musicians for
terminally ill and bed patients in nursing facilities. Info: 544-2266.
SURFRIDER FOUNDATION organizes a beach clean up the
first Sat. of the month at Cayucos and Pismo piers. Donuts, Bags and
gloves provided. Info: 771-9134.
TRAINED VISITATION MONITORS needed to help children
coping with divorce. Info: 546-2401.
VOLUNTEER SLO Opportunities with local agencies. Info:
756-2176 or www.volunteerslo.org.
WILDERNESS PRESERVATION WARRIORS NEEDED in the Elfin
forest. Help with weed and erosion control. Info: 528-0392.
WILDING ART MUSEUM seeks operation volunteers. Info:
WOMEN'S SHELTER PROGRAM needs volunteers to assist
with victims of domestic violence. 40-hour training is provided. Info:
781-6401, Ext. 112.