Volunteers

Looking for something to do?  Do you have free time Do you want to help others?  You can help make a difference in your community by volunteering your time and talents at the Palm Beach Habilitation Center. Volunteer opportunities are available:

  • year-round or seasonal, 
  • a few hours a day, week or month
  • hours are flexible, according to your availability


Volunteer Positions

  • TJ’s Cafe (Mon-Fri, 9:30am-2:00pm)  Volu–nteers are need in the Center’s cafeteria to assist the clients and staff with taking orders, cashiering, food preparation, baking and cooking.  Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
  • Seniors in Transition and Retirement Services “STARS” (Mon-Fri, 9:30am-2:00pm)  Volunteers are needed to provide companionship and participate in arts and crafts, games, field trips and other activities.  Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
  • Work Operations (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-3:00pm)  Volunteers are needed to assist instructors in the production workshop.  Work with small groups or one-on-one inspecting materials, counting, pick-up and distribution in the work areas. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
  • Hab Center Thrift Store  (Mon-Sat, 9:00am-4:00 pm)   Assist with sorting, pricing and displaying items donated to the Thrift Store located at 4522 South Congress Avenue in Lake Worth.  (Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.)
  • Maintenance  (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm)  Assist with general maintenance/cleaning, painting, light plumbing, electrical, and gardening. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
  • Computer Training Lab (Mon-Fri, 8:30am-11:00am;12:15pm-3:15pm)  Assist clients with computers with basic keyboard operation, word processing and data entry skills. Involves bending, stretching, and lifting.
  • Administrative Office (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:30pm) Copying, filing, typing and general office duties.

 Click here to download a volunteer application package

For more information or to receive a volunteer application in the mail, please contact Hallie Rider at  561-965-8500 ext. 202 or e-mail hrider@pbhab.com