Volunteer

Get Involved & Create A Difference

Volunteering with our sessions experience can be very rewarding for everyone who comes to one of our sessions or events. We have a number of opportunities which will fit your needs and schedules.

To participate in any of our programs, please see our programs page.

Session Volunteers

The Magic Paintbrush Family Sessions are specifically designed to assist caregivers by creating a bridge between their goals and their daily life. createABLE will teach Session Volunteers specifically how to assist in the very special sessions.

Download Volunteer Application

Online Volunteer Application

TWOgather and Best Buddies

TWOgather and Best Buddies help support peer to peer friendships for individuals with special needs and typical peers. If you would like to volunteer as a Typical Peer, you must complete our TWOgather application If you are a Binghamton University Student interested in volunteering with Best Buddies, please contact BestBuddiesSA@binghamton.edu.

Download TWOgather Volunteer Application

Fair Play

Fair Play sessions are specifically designed to welcome families, siblings and friends to get into the action with collegiate and local sports teams. Volunteers help out on and off the field, ice, court and pool! We provide volunteers with the appropriate training. In some cases, background checks and additional registration is required. Volunteers must be 18 years or older and appropriate training is provided.

To volunteer with the Ice House Hawks as a Junior Coach (must be atleast 14 years old), please contact Connor.

Download Volunteer Application

Online Volunteer Application

Special Events

We simply can’t do it without you! Special Event Volunteers help us out with our fund special events. Minimal training is required and there are minimal time requirements. Activities can include greeting, registration, materials, preparations, refreshments, and cleanup.

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Online Volunteer Application

Internships

We currently have undergraduate internships available for undergraduate and graduate level students. Internships will provide the opportunity to work with a variety of special needs families and agency services. We offer flexible scheduling, a positive work environment with a unique hands on learning experience. Learn how a small non-profit functions, all while making a difference in the lives of special needs individuals. Interns will be asked to choose an area of interest within our organization to focus their independent study requirements.

Download Volunteer Application

Online Volunteer Application