Hoyleton Youth and Family Services

Volunteer at Hoyleton

Help us transform the lives of youth and families by giving your time.

As stated in our mission, we seek to enable all people, young and old alike, to realize the wholeness of life that God intends by meeting their physical, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, and social needs. To do so, we need the help of volunteers located in the communities we serve.

Available Volunteer Opportunities

  • Corporate or Group Volunteer Opportunities
  • Administrative Support
  • Event Support
  • Student Community Service Hours

Mentor/Life Skills Volunteer – Volunteers and Mentors engage a client in activities to provide positive role model behavior and provide emotional support. With various opportunities available to engage the client in daily life to enhance everyday life experiences.

Internship Opportunities – We have multiple internships available based on areas of study. All internships provide experience with the interworking of a human services organization.

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Volunteer Requirements

To volunteer at Hoyleton Youth and Family Services, applicants must:

  • Be 21 years of age
  • Complete the application process (background check and clearance through DCFS)
  • Attend a volunteer orientation to learn about our mission

The group process looks a little bit different. Any groups interested in volunteering with the Hoyleton Youth and Family Services should reach out directly to the Volunteer and Special Event Coordinator at 618-688-7092.

What is My Commitment?

The volunteer commitment looks different for everyone. Some people have been volunteering for years across different programs and others come once a year. The commitment depends on the program the volunteer chooses. Hoyleton Youth and Family Services has weekly, monthly, and one-time opportunities available

Volunteer Application

Please complete the fields below to begin the volunteer setup process. If you have any questions, please reach out to our Volunteer and Special Events Coordinator at (618) 688-7092 or mmurphy@hoyleton.org.

*References will be required for certain opportunities