VOLUNTEER

ONGOING SERVICE IN LIFE CHOICES

Potential volunteers must complete a Volunteer Application, interview and background check. In the center, volunteer positions also require 24 hours of training on pregnancy medical clinic ministry.

PEER COUNSELOR

Minister to women of all ages facing the possibility of an unplanned pregnancy.

Peer Counselors typically serve during one four-hour shift weekly. Requires being a good listener, compassion for women and the unborn, spiritual maturity, commitment, and a 24-hour training program.

NURSE/ULTRASOUND or ULTRASOUND TECHNICIAN

Minister to women by verifying a viable pregnancy and giving them a window to see their pre-born child.

Requires RN degree or ARDMS certification for Ultrasound Technician, a warm and sensitive attitude, and completion of a 24-hour training program. If you’re an RN not yet trained for Limited OB Sonography, training will be necessary.

RECEPTIONIST

Help facilitate efficient, caring service to clients and inquirers by answering phones and performing light office duties.

Requires a warm, caring and sensitive attitude, and completion of a 24-hour training program.

EDUCATION

Earn While You Learn
Facilitate video classes from curricula on pregnancy and parenting as a Peer Counselor for mommies and daddies-to-be continuing into toddlerhood.

Position requires enthusiasm, communication skills, and completion of a 24-hour training program.

Worth The Wait
Abstinence until marriage training in Middle and High Schools using age appropriate curriculum derived from an evidence based program.

Position requires a Nevada Teaching Credential or Registered Nurse License, a heart of compassion for the youth of our community, and a desire to communicate a message that works against the tide of sexual irresponsibility, epidemic STDs, unplanned pregnancies, abortions, broken relationships, and broken lives.

HOPE Team (Healthy Options and Purity Education)
Purity training for Youth Groups presenting God’s design for sexuality, providing factual information on STD’s, fetal development, and abortion, and bringing a message of modesty, self-control and self-esteem.

HOPE Team members are young adult men and women living life on purpose for God and must be living a life of sexual integrity, whether single or married. We’re looking for energetic individuals with good communication skills, and the ability to relate to today’s teens.

PRACTICAL SERVICE

Carpenter, Handyman, Plumber, Electrician, Painter
Use your skills to enhance the functions and professional appearance of the center. Make simple repairs to cribs and other donated items.

Work as you are available and needed.

Baby Boutique
Organize, sort, fold, and hang donated baby and maternity clothing and refresh the Baby Boutique on a regular basis.

Volunteer hours would be a minimum of two 4 hour shifts per month.

Cleaning
As needed, help keep the centers attractive and presentable for our clients and community.

CHURCH SERVICES

Liaison
Serve as the vital link between your church and LIFE CHOICES, keeping in regular communication with your church leadership regarding the ministry needs and upcoming events, and how LIFE CHOICES can serve your church body.

Baby Shower Host
Help replenish our Baby Boutique by hosting a LIFE CHOICES Baby Shower, then donating the new clothing and gently used baby items you receive.

COMMUNICATIONS AND ADMINISTRATIVE

Writer, Advertising, PR, Web, Graphics, Video
Professionals in these vital areas are greatly needed to help LIFE CHOICES communicate to various audiences via various media such as video recording and editing our client testimonies, managing our social media platforms, and keeping our websites current.
Hours vary by project. Please call Kimberly Burchiel or Marcia Carlton at (775) 885-1700.

“AMBASSADORS FOR LIFE” Speaker’s Bureau
Present the exciting ministry of LIFE CHOICES to local churches and at public events, as requested by LIFE CHOICES coordinator and as you are available.

Encourage Christians to become involved in supporting LIFE CHOICES by speaking to groups, or hosting an information booth and distributing brochures. Experience as a current or prior volunteer in another area of LIFE CHOICES ministry preferred. Requires a speaker training program and a practice presentation.

Phone Calling
Help LIFE CHOICES with special calling campaigns.This can be done at home. Hours vary by project. Please call LIFE CHOICES at (775) 885-1700.

At Home Projects
Help with various projects at your home throughout the year.

Mailing Team
Join the mailing team to fold, sort, and label monthly mailings.

Four-hour commitment once a month and at other times during the year for special event mailings.

Administrative Support
Help with computer input, filing, organizing, working on events, etc.

Computer data input specialists are greatly needed each day. Whether you are able to help for a few hours or a few days weekly, it would be a blessing!

Meals
Provide a meal or snacks for volunteer trainings or staff in-service meetings.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Baby Bottles: January – March
Delivery and/or pick-up of bottles from churches. A few hours to organize bottles when returned to the center.

Walk/5k Run For Life: Usually held during June or July
Participate as a sponsor, walker, walk recruiter, or coordinator. Join the committee and help solicit prizes, materials, entertainment, etc. Help fill the critical need of Data Entry Team Members after the walk to process the pledge data.

Annual Fundraising Gala Banquet: April or May
Host or sponsor a table. Help with administrative duties, such as phone calls, pick-ups and deliveries, or registration. Serve on the Gala Committee to help plan the event.

SHARING SO LIFE CHOICES CAN SERVE

Donate Items
Provide new maternity clothes or baby clothes, and new or gently used baby furniture, etc.

We appreciate donations from individuals as well as churches. Used materials need to be in good condition.

“In Kind” Donations
Donate business services and products or provide them at a reduced cost.

Frequently needed donations include professional services, copy paper, printing, typesetting, copying, copy machines, baby and maternity products, cleaning, computer hardware and software, office supplies, etc.

Financial Support
Provide on-going or one-time financial support to be used for the ministry of LIFE CHOICES. Use the on-line donation form or call (775)885-1700.

Prayer Support Team
Ongoing prayer support from God’s people is essential to the success of the ministry.

Join LIFE CHOICES PrayerForce team. Specific prayer needs for clients, the center and other concerns will be provided via email, on a weekly basis and sometimes daily basis.

Set aside a specific time to pray for LIFE CHOICES as a part of our prayer/support network.

 

 

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at LIFE CHOICES.

We praise the Lord for our faithful volunteers, without whom we would not be able to keep our doors open.