Volunteer

Give yourself the gift that keeps giving by volunteering at Community Mainstreaming. We are a local Long Island nonprofit organization committed to helping those with intellectual and developmental disabilities lead productive, meaningful lives within their communities. To achieve our mission, we rely on the generosity of people within the community like you.

While monetary donations are critical in helping us achieve our mission, the sacrificing of your time, talents, and passions are not to be understated. As a volunteer at Community Mainstreaming, you provide important assistance to our staff and the people we support. In return, you’ll gain a rewarding and fulfilling personal experience. Many of our volunteers also report the experience being professionally enlightening with unique opportunities to work with leading professionals in the field of developmental disabilities and autism.

Ready to learn more about volunteering at Community Mainstreaming? Complete the form or simply give us a call at (516) 683-0710. You can also check out a few of the most common FAQs below the form.

How Old Do You Have to Be to Volunteer at Community Mainstreaming?

We require all of our volunteers to be at least 16 years of age.

Do You Accept Group Volunteers?

Yes! Community Mainstreaming welcomes church groups, corporate groups and other types of groups to volunteers.

Where Are the Volunteer Locations?  

At Community Mainstreaming, there are a wide range of different volunteering opportunities  throughout the Long Island area, including Westbury, Port Washington and Massapequa locations.

What Type of Volunteering Activities Are Available?

When you choose to volunteer with us, you’ll have the opportunity to assist in a range of different activities, such as:

  • Helping promote social interactions among the participants
  • Helping with the setup and cleanup of art projects
  • Sharing special musical or artistic talents
  • Traveling with staff and program participants on local field trips
  • Administrative duties
  • Assist in special events
  • And more

Simply put, if you have the willingness to serve and make a difference, Community Mainstreaming has a place for you.

Contact Community Mainstreaming for Volunteering Opportunities

Whether you’re a musician looking to create unique melodies, an artist looking to share your craft, or simply someone willing to make an impact within their community; you’ll have the opportunity to help shape lives at Community Mainstreaming.

We will provide you with the training, resource and support to optimize your volunteering opportunity to make your experience as pleasant as possible.