Schools + Parents
Youth Volunteer Opportunities

Beach Cities Health District’s (BCHD) Youth Volunteer program is a fun opportunity for ages 14 years or older to work in a variety of community-focused programs.

AdventurePlex Adventure Leader
AdventurePlex Toddler Town Assistant
Event Volunteer
Free Fitness Volunteer

Adventure Leader Volunteer
Volunteer with BCHD's AdventurePlex where children challenge themselves physically and intellectually in a safe, structured environment packed with mazes, tunnels and more! Duties include:

  • Ensure children experience a fun, educational and safe environment by monitoring Adventure Room.
  • Keep all areas of Adventure Room, Patio, Restrooms, Reading Corner, Sport Court and Café area neat and clean (a specific checklist of tasks will be provided).
  • Assist with assigned activities (e.g.; arts and crafts, classes, rock climbing, a specific checklist of tasks will be provided).
  • Assist at the front desk with checking in/out parents and children when needed.

AdventurePlex Toddler Town Assistant
Volunteer with AdventurePlex's Toddler Town - a new toddlers-only play zone specially designed to make learning healthy habits fun! Duties include:

  •  Assist staff with both long and short range activities (e.g., Puppet show, Costume Play, Story Time)
  • Interact with children for various activities including art projects, reading, and playing games
  • Maintain clean and safe environment (a specific checklist of tasks will be provided): 
    • Picking up discarded toys and organizing areas for continued play
    • Sanitize toys or clean areas as needed
    • Notify staff of any spills, hazards and damaged or lost materials that need immediate attention
  • Assist Instructors with setting up and organizing activities during classes
  • Assist at the front desk with checking in/out parents and children when needed

Event Volunteer
Volunteer at Blue Zones Project events by helping with organizing event set up, event day tasks, and event break down. Duties include:

  • Help with planning, coordination, set-up, and break down for each of the events
  • May be asked to do light lifting
  • Help to register participants, provide instruction to attendees

Free Fitness Volunteer
Volunteer and get fit with Beach Cities Free Fitness Series - a program to promote better health by providing free Yoga and Zumba to the community. Duties include:

  • Understand mission of Beach Cities Health District(BCHD) and be able to deliver BCHD messaging. Provide sufficient staffing to support event. Duties include: 
    • Greeting and registering participants
    • Answering participant’s questions or referring them to appropriate staff member
    • Engaging with the community to promote Free Fitness and other BCHD events

For additional information, please email or call 310-374-3426 ext. 246.