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.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
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 volunteers@bchd.org or call 310-374-3426 ext. 246.