Hutton House

Volunteer Job Description

201 Jennie Street
Modesto, CA 95354

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Hutton House is Stanislaus County’s only shelter for runaway and homeless youth. While at the shelter clients receive basic residential services, as well as individual, group and family counseling. The program goal focuses on getting youth off the street and reunited with their family.

Learn  more about Working at Hutton House PDF

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assist shelter staff with assigned tasks
  2. Answer the crisis line
  3. Complete intake file information
  4. Lead recreational activities
  5. Tutor youth
  6. Co-facilitate groups with group leaders
  7. Transport youth to meetings, events and appointments.

TIME COMMITMENT

18 hours of initial training
6 month commitment or 200 hours
4 hours per week

REQUIREMENTS

  1. Complete volunteer training.
  2. Attend monthly volunteer meetings and trainings.
  3. Must be 21 years or older.
  4. Pass DOJ, Child Abuse and FBI background check (fingerprinting).
  5. Pass Health Screening and test negative for TB.
  6. Valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance.
  7. Ability to push or pull up to 25 pounds.
  8. Ability to ascend and descend stairs.

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE

  1. Experience with teenagers
  2. Crisis line experience
  3. Youth Development
  4. Community Resources

Download the Hutton House Volunteer Application (PDF)

Download the Hutton House Volunteer Flyer (PDF)
(for upcoming interviews and training dates)

*Volunteer training is held twice a year

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT

Valrie Thompson – Program Manager
209-526-1623
vthompson@centerforhumanservices.org

HUTTON HOUSE VOLUNTEER PARTNER

Volunteer Center of United Way of Stanislaus County | www.uwaystan.org
United Way Volunteer email | volunteer@uwaystan.org

2017-10-23T11:01:07+00:00