Volunteering at Hartley House

Interested in helping out in your community? Hartley House is just the place to start. We have a variety of opportunities available—whether you are an individual or a corporation. Here are a few ways you can volunteer with our Afterschool, Summer Camp, Senior, and Creative Arts programs. And this is just a sample! We also have opportunities for those whose would like to give their time lending a hand with day-to-day projects.


Afterschool Program / Pied Piper Summer Day Camp

  • Tutor children during the week (2:30-5:45pm)
  • Help organize during children’s activities and/or on club days (Fridays)
  • Teach a class or workshop during spring or winter break

Home Outreach Program for Elders (HOPE) 

  • Help our seniors with set-up and clean-up for BINGO (Tuesdays 1:00-2:30pm)
  • Be a chaperone on an Eleanor’s Outing’s trip (on a select afternoon – trip is within walking distance of Hartley House)


Creative Arts

  • Help with prepping and hanging art exhibits
  • Sew costumes for kids’ performances
  • Build set pieces


Around the house projects

  • Help us paint rooms, get your hands dirty with our seasonal gardening projects, or organize our library during spring cleaning


Corporate Volunteer Opportunities

  • Plan a Career Day with the Afterschool Program kids
  • Painting rooms throughout the house
  • Lend a hand with our holiday events (Haunted House, Thanksgiving Dinner, Holiday Party and the Spread the Love Dinner)


These a just a few ways you can volunteer here at Hartley House. Please email us  to let us know you’re interested!


Volunteer Application (Click to download)