Ensight Skills Center welcomes volunteers who wish to donate their time and skills to help serve people who are visually impaired. Our volunteer opportunities include direct service to our clients, operations support, special events, internships for college students, and opportunities for corporate groups. Whatever your interests and abilities, Ensight offers a way to make a difference!

See below for needed positions in Colorado:

Direct Service

  • Volunteer Drivers
  • Drivers transport clients to and from appointments at the Ensight Skills Center locations.
    Requirements: Must be over 21 and have a valid driver’s license.
    Time: Varies.

  • Reader
  • Choose material and read it aloud to the clients who are visually impaired and struggle to read on their own.
    Requirements: Excellent speaking voice and patience.
    Time: Varies.

  • Outreach to Hispanic Population and Bilingual Translators
  • Help Ensight communicate with clients and conquer language barriers and attend community events to assist Ensight’s outreach staff by presenting information in Spanish.
    Requirements: Must speak Spanish.
    Time: Varies.

  • Education Group Facilitator
  • Assist our support and education groups with activities includes assisting presenters, reminding the attendee list via phone, and updating our attendee list .
    Requirements: Friendly personality, flexible schedule, and familiarity with JAWS and/or Zoomtext for computer class.
    Time: Ranges from weekly, bi-weekly, and monthly.

Operations Support

  • Low-Vision Clinic
  • Assist with medical-record filing, answering calls, and calling clients to complete follow-up, exit interviews or update the client files.
    Requirements: Office experience.
    Time: 1–4 hours per week.

  • Newsletter Operations
  • Fold, label, and prepare the bi-monthly newsletters to be sent out.
    Requirements: Must be able to follow directions
    Time: 3–4 hours every other month.

 

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