We appreciate your interest in volunteering at the WSA's18th Biennial National Convention.
July 11 - July 14, 2018
The convention location for all programs except school age is:Marriott - Baltimore Waterfront. 700 Aliceanna . Baltimore, MD
*The school-age/camp program will be held at an offsite locationin the Baltmore area.
Volunteers must be 16 or older to work with the infant and toddler programs
Volunteers must be 18 or older to work with school age program. The school age program is off-site and requires full day commitments
Volunteers must be 18 or older to work with teens, and/or adult programs.Teen and/or Adult Program volunteers must take responsibility for the well- being of three or more individuals with WS who need mild to moderate assistance. Typical assistance can include: money management, restroom guidance, knowing where each member of assigned group is at all times, making good choices, and being a good role model
*Age exceptions may be made for mature siblings of individuals with WS who would like to volunteer. Please contact WSA office.
* Lunch will be provided for all volunteers working a shift of six or more hours in a day* Entry fees for off-site program excursions will be covered by the WSA* Volunteers working with the programs will be asked to wear volunteer t-shirts. Each volunteer will be provided with one shirt for every two full days scheduled.
Volunteer opportunities are listed in the drop down boxes below. Please select your top three preferences starting with the program you desire to work with most. Please note that we may NOT be able to place you in your top priority program. If there is only 1 program you are willing to work in, do not list other options. If the program you were hoping to support is not listed, we have fullfilled the volunteer needs for that program.