Volunteer for the 2019 Point-in-Time Count.
United Way of Weld County is seeking 60 volunteers on January 30, 2019 for the Point-in-Time Count, an annual survey of sheltered and unsheltered homeless individuals. The information collected helps our community get federal funds to address homelessness. Volunteers are needed from 7-10 a.m. or 12:30-2:30 p.m. Training will be provided prior to the survey date. To learn more email Nicole Quinn or sign up for a shift click below:
Volunteer at the Housing Navigation Center.
The soon-to-be open Housing Navigation Center in Evans is seeking 5 more volunteers who can commit five hours a week to help Weld County’s homeless population. Volunteers will help guests find and secure housing and access needed services like mail and laundry. All volunteers are thoroughly trained in Housing First strategies and are a crucial part of the Housing Navigation Center’s day-to-day operations. For questions or to get started, email Nicole Quinn. More detailed volunteer opportunity descriptions can be found below:
Intern with the Housing Navigation Center.
The Housing Navigation Center is seeking a part-time, unpaid intern, preferably with a background in Human Services or a related field. Benefits include experience in diversion, HMIS (Homeless Management Information Systems), networking with partnering agencies, and direct service opportunities. If you are interested in helping those at risk of homelessness or experiencing homelessness using a Housing First model, please apply by emailing Nicole Quinn. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. More information can be found at the link below:
Serve a meal at the Cold Weather Shelter this season.
Catholic Charities is seeking groups of volunteers to bring and serve food at the Weld County Cold Weather Shelter. To sign up or to get more information, please contact Monica Gerber @ 970-616-8606 or MGerber@CCDenver.org. This is a great opportunity to make a significant impact with those experiencing homelessness. An excellent way to serve with your family, friends, church group, student group or co-workers!
Be a community leader for Weld’s Way Home.
Housing instability and homelessness are complex issues that require a highly collaborative approach. Weld’s Way Home is looking for leaders from all sectors to join our working groups. Email Melanie Falvo today to find out how we can utilize your unique skills and expertise to carry out the work of Weld’s Way Home.