Rainbows welcomes the opportunity to meet new volunteers. However, it may not be possible for everyone who wishes to volunteer, to get that chance.
The site coordinators of each site maintain the responsibility of the selection of volunteers. The coordinators work within the policy guidelines of the site, which states whom may, or may not be allowed to work with children. The site may require background checks, fingerprinting, and additional classes, in order to protect children.
Rainbows has additional requirements which must be met in order that the site. Our volunteers are “Loving Listeners”, not therapists.
Volunteers who work directly with the children must:
If you are not able to meet this criteria, you may still be able to volunteer in another capacity. You may contact the local site coordinators (see home page on the left panel) or contact the Monmouth County Rainbows coordinators Mike & Marie Meriton at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.