From the Heart
Affiliation:Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Goal of Program:To share the love of Christ's Heart with those in need alongside and with the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, gaining an experience of the sisters' lifestyle, prayer and community life.
Type of Placement:Short-term: Special needs education, Pre-School through High School, Senior Adult Day Care, multi-racial and ethnic inner city service; immigration legal services.
Service Area:Short-term: Hamden and Bridgeport, CT; Greensburg, PA; Saint Louis, MO; Bronx, NY; Pensacola, FL
Service Length:Short-term: 1-6 weeks. Also available: regular weekly or monthly service over the course of a semester or year.
Requirements:Short Term: Single women age 18-35
Financial Arrangement:Short-term: Room and board and local transportation provided
Living Arrangements:Short-term: Single or Group living in community owned housing with opportunity for shared prayer, meals and recreation with Sisters.
Program Size:Short term: 1-8 volunteers at individual sites.
Training:On site with preliminary orientation via conference call/meeting.
Application Deadline:Specific to each program. Contact for further information.