Get Involved

Below are some the ways to get involved and stay connected with the Family Center!

Donation

We are a volunteer-based nonprofit organization and donations are always welcome! Some of the ways to donate are:

*Check: Payable to United Way of Greater Plymouth County, Attn: Community Connections of Brockton,

*Gift Card: local office supply store, and

* Your time: Initiating and participating in Community activities are the best gift.

[Note: Our office falls under the United Way of Plymouth County 501-C-3 of our fiscal partner. Tax ID exemption number is available upon request]. 

Volunteer 

We are always in need of volunteers. Volunteers are needed to contribute to the efficient day-to-day operations of The Family Center and support the work of the Family Resource Coordinator. For volunteering opportunities and inquiry please email Melinda Kneeland at melinda.keeland@ccbrockton.org.(Note: At this time our volunteer opportunities are full. Please check with us in the spring to identify a time and project for your volunteer interest!) 

Internship

Our office offers school credit/non-credit internships for Undergraduate and Graduate students.

Summary: Work with the agency staff, parents, and community partners to assess community needs, and develop and implement programs and resources to meet those needs.

Skills

  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Capacity to work with diverse groups
  • Organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Interest in nonprofit management and community development
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Should be able to work independently with minimum supervision.

Essential Functions

  • Assist in activities and programs run by the Center
  • Support in the day to day functions of the organization
  • Answer phone calls and direct them appropriately
  • Assist with data entry
  • Engage with the clients
  • Help in writing clients’ assessment
  • Student Outcomes:
  • Student will gain work experience in the social work or related fields
  • Have the opportunity to experience working with a diverse community
  • Gain skills and knowledge in a professional setting.

(For more details and inquiries at brocktoncc@gmail.com)

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