FamilyMeans Volunteer Recognition Meaningful volunteer engagement is deeply integrated into FamilyMeans service delivery, operations, future planning and leadership, and connection with community in order to help people live to their fullest potential.

Become a FamilyMeans volunteer and make a difference! 

You can share your time and talents to help us to make bigger impacts with our programs. FamilyMeans has opportunities for you to play a vital role in helping us fulfill our mission and programming impact.

FamilyMeans offers volunteer service opportunities in:

  • both virtual and in-person formats
  • long or short-term commitment
  • solo, with a friend/family member, or in a group. 

You will be a meaningful member of our team. We have opportunities for those who like:

  • interacting with school-age youth or teens
  • providing companionship to elders
  • planning social events
  • assisting with day-to-day business operations (reception desk, clerical, etc.). 


Points of Light Seal


FamilyMeans has been certified by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, as a Service Enterprise organization.  

Achieving Service Enterprise certification is a prestigious accomplishment, and puts us in the in the top 11 percent of nonprofits nationwide in volunteer management.





Learn more about specific volunteer opportunities!

Caregiving & Aging Volunteer

Youth Development Volunteer

Event Coordinator Volunteer 


 Interested in getting started? Submit your application at one of the links below!



General volunteer Application

Volunteer Staff Bios


Have more questions? Call FamilyMeans at 651-439-4840 and ask to speak with a volunteer coordinator.  


Already a respite volunteer with FamilyMeans?

Click here to view training information.

“I like to volunteer with FamilyMeans because it is a way of giving back all the blessings that I have received, and I get much in return.”