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Ever been called Mr./Mrs. Fix-it? We need people like you in our group homes as a House Handyperson., Vita-Living, Inc., Houston, Texas

Organization: Vita-Living, Inc.
Contact Name: Kim Williams
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 3300 S. Gessner Dr.
Houston, Texas  77063  
United States
Great For: Great for Groups, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Social Services, Disabilities Ministry, Directly Serving People, Computers / Technology, Cleaning / Facilities
Hourly Commitment:
3.0 per: Month
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


Design your own volunteer experience by working directly with your hands to enhance the homes of clients with developmental disabilities. As a House Handyperson, you can choose from a variety of home improvement projects at our 18 group homes. Examples of past projects include interior painting, pressure washing and fence repair. Even with one maintenance man for our 18 homes, every House Handyperson can make a huge difference! To sign up as a volunteer, please complete our online application at https://app.volunteer2.com/Public/SignUp?organizationGUID=559aa427-a551-4b08-b662-72245b8fd49e&signupFormId=1. To protect the identities of our residents, a background check is required prior to volunteering with us. Our ideal candidate for this position is someone who: ? Enjoys working on home improvement projects. ? Preferably has past experience on home improvement projects (e.g., plastering, upholstery, plumbing, fencing). ? Doesn't mind being dirty or sweaty. ? Has reliable transportation and appropriate tools. ? Can donate at least three hours a month volunteering. ? Can participate in a new volunteer orientation on a Saturday morning.
Initially Posted: 06/29/2012
Last Updated: 05/26/2017