Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer at Disability Network!
We rely on our dedicated volunteers for so much of what we accomplish in our 17 county region. From advocacy work and voicing our needs to legislators, to educating our community and mentoring individuals – YOU can make a difference.
Every gift of time and resources makes a HUGE difference in the lives of the people we serve.
Ways YOU can help:
Access Team Member: Survey businesses, public spaces, and special projects for accessibility.
BATA Buddy: Assist people with how to use and navigate the BATA Bus.
Board Membership: Provide oversight and help guide the policy and strategic development of Disability Network as we pursue our mission.
County Representative: Attend local collaborative meetings as a DNNM representative in your community. Advocate on behalf of individuals with disabilities.
External Affairs Committee: Enhance our fundraising and marketing efforts, help organize events, write grants, and assist with coordinating fundraising opportunities.
Independent Living and Peer Support: Become a mentor or program assistant, visit isolated individuals and assist with daily living tasks.
LIFE Assistant: Assist with teaching life skills to individuals in the LIFE (Learning Independence From Experience) program.
Office Assistant: Offer technical help, connect customers to resources, enter data, help with filing and mailings.
Program Committee: Provide insight regarding how Disability Network can enhance programs to best service the needs of our community.
Speakers Bureau Member: Act as a voice in the community to inform and educate the public about disability related issues.
Website/Social Media Assistant: Assist with DNNM’s online presence by helping to create content for our website, newsletter and social channels.
Please contact Demarie Jones at 231.922.0903, ext. 321 for more information or if you would like to receive our volunteer application in an alternative format.