Safety Town volunteers gain critical leadership skills, make new friends, and provide a valuable service to their community. Middle School Volunteers earn a certificate recognizing their thirty-two (32) community service hours. High School Volunteers earn a certificate recognizing their seventy-two (72) community service hours.
When Can I Volunteer?
Four (4) Safety Town sessions are offered for 2019:
Sessions 1 & 2 are offered June 10-21; Sessions 3 & 4 are offered July 8-19
During the two-week sessions, middle school volunteers are asked to attend classes Monday through Friday for 3 hours each day at the Orchard Church in Barrington. High school volunteers are asked to attend classes Monday through Friday for 6 hours each day at Orchard Church in Barrington.
All volunteers must attend a mandatory training session the first weekend of June (date and time TBD) at the Safety Town Village site (1301 S. Grove Ave).
Who can volunteer?
Any student who is registered for 7th through 12th grade for the 2019-2020 school year, may be a Safety Town volunteer. You must fully complete the online application and be willing to follow the Volunteer Code of Conduct. Our volunteer opportunities are currently closed and will open Monday, April 15th, 2019.
New! Safety Town Around Town at Sunny Hill
One session of Safety Town Around Town will take place this summer at Sunny Hill from June 24-27. Our Safety Town Around Town volunteer opportunities are currently closed and will open Monday, April 15, 2019.