We offer several opportunities for people to become involved in Paraquad's programs.
Peer Group Support Leader
Peer Group Support Leaders will facilitate the newly restructured Peer Group Support Program. The Paraquad Peer Group Support Program's mission is to provide peer support to people with disabilities in the St. Louis community. Peer Group Support Leaders will share their knowledge, experience and compassion with others while soliciting and addressing the group participants’ barriers to independent living. (pdf | doc)
File Clerk Volunteer
People First Assistant
Work with Public Policy and Advocacy staff to assist with the advocacy projects of People First of Saint Louis. Offer support to People First of Saint Louis members during regular monthly meetings. Assist Public Policy and Advocacy staff in preparing for monthly meetings and advocacy events. (pdf | doc)
Teacher Assistant for Continuing Education
Data & Document Coordinator for Continuing Education
Public Policy Assistant
Assist with data entry for the Community Advocacy Network (CAN) and work with Paraquad staff to ensure action alerts are promptly communicated to our community. Help with administrative tasks for the Disability Coalition on Health Care Reform (DCHR). (pdf | doc)
Youth Group Activities Volunteer
The Youth Group Activities Volunteer will assist the Youth and Family coordinator with organizing, preparing and providing recreational activities for youth group members during monthly youth group meetings. (pdf | doc)
Note: All applicants must register (or be previously registered) with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services Family Care Safety Registry. Click here for more information.