Urban Alliance

Front Desk Assistant for Transitional Living Home


Beyond the Basics

Impact area:

Basic needs (food, clothing, housing)


Hartford, CT


Weekday mornings, afternoons or evenings

Desired level of commitment:

One (4-6 hour) shift per week



Age requirement:


Tasks may include:

  • Greeting clients
  • Assisting clients over the phone
  • Directing clients to program staff
  • Coordinating appointments
  • Assisting supervisor in charge

In order to volunteer, you should be:

  • A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven’t already)
  • Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
  • Willing to submit a background check
  • Willing to complete a Waiver of Liability Relating to COVID-19
  • Willing to follow COVID-19 Volunteer Safety Protocol
  • Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
  • Able to interact well with people
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Honest
  • Friendly
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing substance-abuse struggles
  • Male (preferred)
  • Spanish-speaking skills a plus

You should not volunteer if you are at risk or compromised. If you are immunocompromised, over 60, are showing symptoms of COVID-19, or live with or care for someone in any of those categories, you should avoid being in public – including for volunteer efforts. Please stay safe, stay home.

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