Urban Alliance

Day Room Monitor for Basic Needs Program


Beyond the Basics

Impact area:

Basic Needs (food clothing, housing)


Bristol, CT


Weekday mornings

Desired level of commitment:

Once per week



Age requirement:


Tasks may include:

  • Monitoring a "day room" (community room) at a basic needs program
  • Enforcing rules
  • Setting up the "help yourself table"
  • Serving 45 people
  • Sanitizing tables between clients
  • Offering assistance
  • Developing relationships
  • Encouraging
  • Listening
  • Providing prayer
  •  Maintaining a safe judgement-free environment
  • Cleaning at the end of the shift
  • Breaking down

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
  • Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Honest
  • Personable
  • Open-minded
  • Respectful
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