|Our mission||Pause for Parents. Play for Kids, Inc. provides rest support, connection, and fun for families with differing needs.|
Pause for Parents, Play for Kids
|Ways to help||
Pause Parent's Night Out on August 26th
Join us for Parent’s Night Out on August 26th Be a 1:1 buddy to a special needs child with HIGH needs, a small group leader or helper, an activity station leader, and more! Volunteer Check-In: 4:45pm Event: 5:30pm- 8:30pm (Volunteers are released about 9pm.) Register here: https://pauseforparents.org/volunteer-event-registration/parent-night-out-aug-26 Are you a NEW volunteer with Pause? Start your… See full description
Join us for Parent’s Night Out on August 26th
Be a 1:1 buddy to a special needs child with HIGH needs, a small group leader or helper, an activity station leader, and more!
Volunteer Check-In: 4:45pm
Event: 5:30pm- 8:30pm (Volunteers are released about 9pm.)
Are you a NEW volunteer with Pause? Start your Volunteer Enrollment by clicking here: https://pauseforparents.org/become-a-pause-volunteer
**Please only register if you are committed to come as we confirm families when you register. It is hard to find replacements if you cancel last minute. Thank you for understanding!Hide full description
Family Fun EventsHelp the Pause team provide fun experiences for families. Volunteer opportunities include family check-in, food server, take home pack distribution, and more!
Parent’s Night OutAre you into having fun? So many opportunities at our Parent’s Night Out events. Hang out with a cool kid, lead or support a small group of kids, help out with our food team, join the welcome team, OR be an activity station leader! It’s up to you! Opportunities available Friday nights and Saturday mornings throughout the year.
Office SupportPulling off Pause events takes a large behind the scenes team. Join us at our home base to prepare event crafts, curate take-home packs, prep volunteer supplies, make copies, and more!
Pause UnlimitedLove kids and love Jesus? Pause Unlimited is for YOU! Join us at Center Pointe Christian Church on Sunday mornings to be a part of shaping the next generation by engaging kids to build authentic faith. Volunteer roles include 1:1 buddies, small group leaders, activity station leaders and registration. Week day opportunities are available as well.
Virtual HangoutsVolunteer to spend quality time with a Pause kiddo over Zoom! Pick an activity with your assigned child and we will order/ship the supplies to both of you. Your main job? Have FUN! Our volunteers have created crafts, solved puzzles and played board/online games together. The opportunities are endless!
|How you help||Volunteers help provide respite for special needs parents which decreases feelings of isolation and improves the family’s ability to cope with daily responsibilities, strengthens families, and protects family health and wellbeing.|
|About us||Pause for Parents, Play for Kids, Inc. provides rest, support, connection and fun to families with differing needs to build resilience and increase hope. We support families who have children (ages 0-24) with developmental disabilities, mental/behavioral health challenges (including complex trauma), chronic medical conditions, children with IEPs/504s and those in foster or kinship care. By giving families space to share their story and use their voice. Pause serves as the bridge to stronger relationships, better outcomes and more inclusive communities.|