The Early Head Start program is a federally funded program that services children and families ages zero-three. The center based program is an option that provides services to children 18 months to 3 years old.

Volunteer activities within the Center-Based EHS program includes but is not limited to the following: 

  • Playing with children at their level, both indoors and outdoors
  • Preparing materials for lessons as well as help with routine cleaning of materials
  • Following directions from the teachers and demonstrate positive interactions within the classroom at all times
  • Volunteer activities within the Home-Based EHS program includes but is not limited to the following:
  • Assisting the administrative team by reviewing documents, entering data into spread sheets and helping prepare for meetings
  • Maintaining a clean office, organizing material and making copies

Volunteer Requirements: Must be able to follow instructions well and always have a positive attitude.

Minimum Time Commitment: 3 hours per day

Days of the Week: Monday through Friday

Age Requirement: 16 and over

Volunteer Locations: PTN Torrance

Qualification Requirements: All volunteers will sign a confidentiality agreement, and provide proof of vaccinations inclusive to MMR, T-DAP, and Influenza and obtain a TB clearance.