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What is Kids on the Move?

Kids on the Move - Kids Respite Care: Kids Respite Care is the Volunteer Program within Kids On The Move where volunteers have the opportunity to interact with children with special needs in a playful environment. Volunteers are assigned to a specific child that they will meet with throughout the duration of their service. Meanwhile, parents attend classes to learn more about meeting the needs of their children. Volunteers ensure that the children are safe and have a positive and enjoyable experience. Kids Respite Care meets every Friday and Saturday evening so get involved now to be a

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How do I get involved?

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

Volunteer Description: Volunteers working in Respite Care will have the opportunity to play with children and make meaningful connections.

Volunteer Commitment: Kids On The Move - Kids Respite Care every Friday and Saturday from 5:45 PM to 9:15 PM for those who can come to help! We email our volunteers to let them know what day we will volunteer that month. If you do not have a means of transportation to go to Kids on the Move, please email us at kidsonthemove@byu.edu.

Step 1:

To get involved, visit the Kids On The Move Volunteer Portal to create a user account and sign up for any opportunity labeled "Respite".

Step 2:

Please complete this mandatory 25-minute Minor Protection Training before you begin working with the children.

Check out our other service opportunities on our Website!

BECOME A LEADER

Volunteer Leader Description: There are two kinds of leadership positions: Executive Director and Program Director. A program only has one Executive Director, but multiple program directors. Leaders have the general responsibility of overseeing recruitment, retention, and reflection with volunteers. They also coordinate service with community partners and ensure their program runs smoothly. Volunteer leaders may also share the responsibilities of volunteers as outlined in the Volunteer Description. For more information on the duties, visit our section on¬†Leadership Opportunities!

Volunteer Leader Commitment: Volunteer Leaders have a monthly 1-hour team meeting to discuss needs and make plans for the program.

Step 1:

Apply to become a leader by completing one of the applications below:

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Directors

Available by email at kidsonthemove@byu.edu

Victoria Schreiber, Executive Director

(810) 969-3052

Dmitry Artemyev

(713) 303-3994

Mary-Frances Oldham

(801) 544-1155