Volunteer with Therapeutic Recreation Programs!
Rewarding opportunities to volunteer with Therapeutic Recreation Programs are available throughout the year. Youth and adult opportunities are available in a majority of the programs. Please contact a Therapeutic Recreation staff member for more information at (757) 385-5990.
Participants’ assistant/attendant serves as a “volunteer” and must adhere to department volunteer policies/procedures; which will include completion of criminal background check.
Therapeutic Recreation Programs unit offers internship opportunities under the supervision of a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS). Download and complete an intern application here
The process of interviewing applicants/acceptance of interns will begin on these dates:
- Winter/Spring Internships: September 1 (Spaces Full for Spring 2016 Internships)
- Summer Internships: January 1
- Fall Internships: March 1
For more information about internship opportunities, please contact the Parks & Recreation Internship Coordinator, Sherri Lee at (757) 385-0407, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org