Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Jewish Family Service of Colorado volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.


Contact Information


Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency, whom should we contact?


References

Please include the names and email contact information for two references (one personal and one professional reference).


Skills and Experience

In which of these areas do you feel you have moderate to proficient skill? Check all that apply.



Previous Volunteer Experience

Please describe previous volunteer experience.


Areas of Interest

Jewish Family Service offers a wide range of programs serving a variety of populations. Please indicate your areas of interests.


Demographic Information

The following information is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.


Terms and Conditions

Jewish Family Services of Colorado "JFS" conducts civil, criminal and motor vehicle background checks for regular volunteers in order to ensure the safety of all clients, staff and other volunteers. Depending on the volunteer position, you may be asked to provide a copy of your current proof of vehicle insurance. All volunteers participating in programs involving driving on behalf of JFS must carry personal vehicle insurance required by Colorado law.

Confidentiality and Volunteer Responsibilities:

1) I (Volunteer) understand I must maintain in confidence all information relating to a client or situation(s) relating to a client of Jewish Family Service of Colorado (“JFS”). Confidential information includes the fact that an individual is or has been a client, any information told to the volunteer in confidence and any information about conditions or treatments related to the client.
2) I will not discuss or share JFS or client information with anyone other than the appropriate individual (e.g., Jewish Family Service supervisor or Volunteer Director.)
3) I will not discuss a client in an area where a discussion may be overheard by unauthorized persons, nor will I share with media or on any social media outlets any information pertaining to a client.
4) I fully recognize that my sole purposes in volunteering at JFS are for my own personal satisfaction and benefit, as well as the benefit of the community.
5) I understand that JFS and I both have the right to end my volunteer relationship with JFS at any time, for any reason, and without advance notice.
6) I agree to perform the volunteer duties to which I am assigned to the best of my ability and in a professional manner, including complying with all JFS polices and the Volunteer Handbook.

Release and Waiver of Liability:

1. I hereby release and forever discharge and hold harmless JFS, including its directors, officers, employees, successors and assigns from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, including injuries and damages that result in personal injury, death or property damage, sustained by me that are caused by or in any way related to my volunteer services rendered to or on behalf of JFS.

2. I understand that I am responsible for my own insurance and JFS does not assume any responsibility for or obligation to provide me with financial or other assistance, including but not limited to medical, disability, automobile or other benefits or insurance. I expressly waive any such claim for compensation or liability on the part of JFS.

3. I understand that the services I provide to JFS may include activities that may be hazardous to me, including transportation to and from client sites. I hereby expressly assume risk of injury or harm from these activities and release JFS from all liability.

4. I grant and convey to JFS all right, title, and interests in any and all photographs, images, video, or audio recordings of me or my likeness or voice or use of my legal name made by JFS in connection with my providing volunteer services to JFS.

5) I understand and agree that the Release and Waiver of Liability is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Colorado. If any part of this Agreement is determined to be unenforceable, all other parts shall remain in full force and effect.


Signature

I attest that the information I have provided is true and accurate. I also hereby certify that I have read and understand the provisions above, including the Release and Wavier of Liability, and I am signing of my own free will.