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2018 April NJ Volunteer Training with A Little Hope, Inc. – The National Foundation for Grieving Children, Teens and Families

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When Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:00am
Location: KPMG
Montvale, New Jersey 07645

This volunteer training is in partnership with A Little Hope, Inc. to provide a safe and fun camp environment for youth ages 7-17 who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian by suicide.  The A Little Hope Partnership Camp will be held the weekend of May 4-6 in Johnsonburg, NJ. 


During this six-hour program, you will meet Comfort Zone staff, campers, and volunteers who will explain what to expect at camp and how our program impacts grieving children and teens. You will receive education about childhood bereavement and we’ll give you tips on how to be successful in whichever volunteer role you are selected to fill.


- Up to 90 individuals are required for each camp session in a variety of volunteer roles.

- You must be 15 years of age to become a volunteer.

- Annual updates of Health History, Confidentiality, and Criminal Background Checks, for those 18 and older, are required. $25.00 is requested to cover the annual background check.


- Create a My Comfort Zone account by clicking the "Register Now" button at the top of this page and completing the basic information form

- Click on the “Volunteer” tab and then click on the “Apply as a volunteer” button, complete the Volunteer Application

- Click on “Enroll in Training Session” and select this date for your training session. 

- The background check process will be described during training, and directions on how to complete that process will be sent out after you attend training.

For any questions regarding this training please contact Rebecca Desmond at [email protected].

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