Volunteer Opportunities

Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity that allows you to work with individuals who have developmental disabilities? Maybe you have the desire to help or talents that could be put to good use? Find out about some of the volunteer opportunities available near you.

Occasionally, people contact Summit DD to find volunteer opportunities. Whether it’s your passion or a school curriculum, it’s definitely a great way for people to support fellow citizens and get to know someone new while you’re at it.

Luckily, we live in a county with many wonderful organizations and disability providers. This opens up a variety of options for volunteering. Opportunities can range from assisting individuals and staff at center-based Day Programs, to helping out with sports or theater activities on evenings or weekends. Providers are looking for all different types of skills and interests, so there’s sure to be one that’s right for you.

Below is a list of a few volunteer program opportunities available through some of our partners.

Ardmore Inc.Yvette Diaz330-535-2601
ext 310
ydiaz@ardmoreinc.org981 E. Market St.
Akron OH 44305
Akron Rotary CampAmanda Warner330-644-4512
ext 3205
amandaw@akronymca.org4460 Rex Lake Dr.
Akron OH 44319
SandiCareAmber Clark330-888-8737aclarksandicare@gmail.com1484 Medina Rd. Unit 116
Medina OH 44256
Bridges Rehabilitation ServicesNohely Gonzalez234-334-4943mgonzalez@bridgesrehab.com2196 E. Market St.
Akron, Oh 44312
United Disability ServicesJayme Romanchuk330-762-9755
ext 253
mromanchuk@udsakron.org701 S. Main St
Akron OH 44311
Hattie LarlhamLauri Molnar330-760-3393Lauri.molnar@hattielarlham.orgVarious
Special OlympicsPam Davis330-204-4789PDpeoplefirst@gmail.com2300 Call Rd.
Stow, 44224

To see a full listing of agency partners, please check out our annual report. There, you can find the names of hundreds of organizations right here in Summit County who may be looking for someone just like you. Go ahead and reach out. It might just be the perfect match for both of you!


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