Volunteer or Intern

Volunteers and interns are always welcome in our programs. One or two hours of your time can make an enormous difference!

Volunteer Opportunities


Postponed - Volunteer Services

Postponed - Volunteer Services

 

Dear TMHA Volunteer Supporters: 

Our volunteer department is on hold for the time being, and we look forward to getting back in contact with you all. If you'd like to find volunteer positions in San Luis Obispo or Northern Santa Barbara Counties, please see VolunteerSLO.org or VolunteerMatch.org. Thank you!

San Luis Obispo: SLO Hotline Call Handler

San Luis Obispo: SLO Hotline Call Handler

 

One of our signature volunteer positions! (Internships available!) Call Handlers are trained to staff the County’s only 24-hour mental health support, information, crisis and suicide prevention line. The 32-hour training involves professional development unmatched by traditional volunteer programs. Participants learn communication skills, gain knowledge of mental health topics, and receive training to be a resource specialist. 

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Arroyo Grande Safe Haven Wellness Center: Guitarist/Singer

Arroyo Grande Safe Haven Wellness Center: Guitarist/Singer

 

Our Arroyo Grande Wellness Center, Safe Haven, is looking for a once-weekly guitarist/singer to perform for an hour. Our clients absolutely love this, and you will have adoring fans! Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!

Lompoc ACT: Driver Office Volunteer

Lompoc ACT: Driver Office Volunteer

 

Lompoc ACT is looking for a volunteer with a clean driving record who is thoughtful, caring, and interested in helping us with our critical work. 

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Lompoc ACT: Clerical Volunteer

Lompoc ACT: Clerical Volunteer

 

Lompoc ACT is looking for a volunteer with clerical experience who has attention to detail and interested in helping us with our critical work. Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!

San Luis Obispo: Growing Grounds Farm Volunteer

San Luis Obispo: Growing Grounds Farm Volunteer

 

Growing Grounds Farm (at 3740 Orcutt Road, San Luis Obispo / (805) 543-6071) provides individual or small group volunteer opportunities to work with our clients Tuesday through Friday from 9:00am to 1:00pm

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San Luis Obispo: High Street Office Furniture and Donation Mover

San Luis Obispo: High Street Office Furniture and Donation Mover

 

Can you lift at least 50 pounds and would like to help us occasionally with moving furniture and other large donations? This is an on-call type of volunteer position - we don't get these requests often! 

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San Luis Obispo: High Street Office Volunteer Pool

San Luis Obispo: High Street Office Volunteer Pool

 

Our High Street office often has one-time, occasional clerical-related tasks that we could use some assistance with! Would you like to be on our list of folks we call when something comes up? It would be so incredibly impactful! Thank you so much for lending a hand! Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Bilingual Volunteer

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Bilingual Volunteer

 

Volunteers are needed in Santa Maria to assist in driving clients up to SLO for dental appointments. As needed basis. Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Volunteer

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Volunteer

 

Volunteers are needed in Santa Maria to help drive and co-facilitate monthly activities (for example, tennis day). Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Clerical Support

Santa Maria Supportive Community Services - Clerical Support

 

Volunteers are needed in Santa Maria to assist with clerical tasks as needed. Please email Caity McCardell or call her at 805-540-1926. Thank you!



To get started, please EITHER:

For minors who desire to volunteer for TMHA, please have a parent/legal guardian sign this Oath of Confidentiality form prior to volunteer service.

Questions? Call Caity McCardell, Community Resource Coordinator, at (805) 540-6557 or send an email to cmccardell@t-mha.org.

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