Volunteering with Lakeside Family Services is a great opportunity to give back to different segments of the community. We care for children and youths through a variety of programmes. We also journey with families facing incarceration and empower seniors by promoting active ageing.
Join us and bridge the gap to build stronger families, better lives!
Date: 14 Mar 2023 - 06 Dec 2023
Time: 08:30 AM to 05:45 PM
Venue: The GRIT Project @ Nanyang
Description: A short-term school holiday engagement programme that exposes children from 7 to 12 years old to positive values while inculcating life and social skills.
We are looking for volunteers who are keen to befriend children, facilitate discussions and encourage them to participate in activities.
The GRIT Hub+ - Tuition Service
Date: 31 Jan 2023 - 11 Apr 2023
Time: 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM
Venue: The GRIT Project
Description: This is a tuition service offered to children attending The GRIT Hub+, a weekly drop-in programme for children run by The GRIT Project (TGP).
Sessions are weekly and mostly occur on Tuesday evenings, from 7pm to 8.30pm.
In some cases, tutor and tutee have mutually agreed to have sessions on another weekday in the afternoon.
If you have an interest in providing academic support to primary and secondary school students, please sign up!
The GRIT Hub+
Date: 13 Jan 2023 - 15 Dec 2023
Time: 02:30 PM to 06:15 PM
Venue: The GRIT Project@Nanyang
Description: The GRIT Hub+ seeks to be a community and space that children consider as a home away from home, where they can grow holistically and be loved by positive mentor figures. It takes place every Friday from 2.30pm to 6.15pm and functions like a weekly drop-in platform for children to have supervised study and play, as well as learn holistically through a variety of different activities.
We are looking for the following volunteers:
1. Befrienders who can build relationships with these 7-to-12 year-olds and have a desire to nurture young lives to be equipped for secondary school and beyond.
2. Trainers who can teach a skill over 1 or 2 ad-hoc workshops or teach a lesson in our monthly values workshop.