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Join us in Park City, Salt Lake City or Moab and help make a difference in the lives of people of all abilities. What’s more, you’ll be a part pf a passionate group of talented individuals and create relationships, experiences and memories all year long!

Outdoor recreation and enriching times are ahead of you as part of our team. The National Ability Center welcomes volunteers year-round to assist within a wide selection of opportunities. From recreational programs, fundraisers and outreach events to office help and much more.

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Below is a list of highlighted volunteer opportunities. Make this summer your most rewarding ever! Join us on the trails, lake, river, at the arena, in the office, or for an event. We guarantee you’ll make a difference!

 

BARN PARTY EVENT VOLUNTEERS

SATURDAY JUNE 2, 2018 (as well as the week of)

Dust off your cowboy/cowgirl boots & volunteer for our Annual Barn Party!

We have opportunities the week leading up to the event as well as day of which is Saturday June 2, 2018. Grab your friends and family and volunteer for a super fun event that supports our equestrian programs and beautiful four legged friends!

Sign up HERE

 

WHITEWATER VOLUNTEER BOAT CREW

International Programs - Mexican Coaches Rafting in Jackson, WY 2013

Sunday June 3, 2018
10:00am-3:00pm
Moab, Utah  |  NAC Location

Be part of our Moab adventures this season! This dry land training will go over how our amazing volunteers will assist our team of guides as a boat crew member.

Boat crew members help set up camp, cook delicious camp food and help our participants in and out of the raft.

First Aid and CPR certification required.

 

EQUESTRIAN VOLUNTEER

Thursday, May 31 2018, 1:30PM-5:30PM
Friday, June 8, 2018, 10:00AM-2:00PM

Program: Tuesday- Sunday 10:00AM-6:00PM volunteers assist in 2 hours blocks.

Ages 14+ Do you love horses and helping others? The Equestrian program is the one for you! Empower our participants and help care for our horses. We run this program year-round. Come to a training and get ready to work with some amazing people and horses! No experience necessary- just a love of horses and people! Email us and let us know if you are able to attend.

 

CAMP VOLUNTEERS

Camps are a high energy volunteer opportunity for those ages 11 years and older to work closely with our campers and staff year-round.

We have campers of all abilities join us to learn new things, socialize with others their age and enjoy being in the outdoors. You will help our campers have fun, develop relationships and be safe.

Camp Assistant: 18 years+  For more details read through the NAC Camp Assistant Description If interested send us an email 

Camp Peer Partner: 11-17 years  For more details read through the NAC Camp Peer Partner Description

THURSDAY May 17, 2018
5:30pm-7:00pm
RSVP

NEW!!! Camp Junior Counselor: 14-17 years  For more details read through the NAC Jr. Counselor Description

THURSDAY May 17, 2018, 5:30pm-7:00pm
AND  SATURDAY June 9, 2018, 9:00am-12:00pm
RSVP

 

Summer Recreation Program Volunteers

Summer is a great time to get out and enjoy, explore and play in the great outdoors! We have numerous programs and numerous ways to get involved and volunteer! Check out our list of programs and training dates and Email us to Sign Up!

AQUATICS: Volunteers must be 14 years or older

  • Program: Thursdays 3:15pm-5:00pm (2 swimming lesson groups)
    Location: Ecker Hill Middle School
    Session 1: June 14-July 12 &  Session 2: July 19-August 14. (We ask for a session long commitment)

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Tuesday June 12: 1:30pm-3:00pm (volunteers are invited to stay after training and shadow our program from 3pm-5pm) Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Tuesday July 10: 1:30pm-3:00pm (volunteers are invited to stay after training and shadow our program from 3pm-5pm) Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us for one or both of these sessions to help our amazing participants learn, have fun and be safe in the pool!

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ARCHERY: Volunteers must be 18 years or older

Program: Thursdays (Youth) 3:15pm-5:15pm (Adult) 5:45pm-7:00pm
Location: NAC Archery Range
Session 1: June 14-July 12 &  Session 2: July 19-August 16. (We ask for a session long commitment)

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Thursday June 7: 3:00pm-5:00pm  Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Thursday July 12: 1:30pm-3:00pm  Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us for one or both of these sessions to help our amazing participants learn how to nail that bulls-eye, have fun and be safe on the range!

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CLIMBING WALL: Volunteers must be 18 years or older

Program: Volunteer needs will be posted based on participant sign up.
Location: NAC Indoor Climbing Wall
Training: Tuesday June 5: 9:00am-1:00pm  Email Us to Sign Up!
Join us for unique opportunities to help our amazing participants learn how to approach a climb, climb to the top and ring the bell, have fun and be safe!

**This is a pre-requisite for volunteering on the Challenge Course** (those training dates to be scheduled soon)

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ROCK ON! Indoor Climbing: Volunteers must be 16 years or older

Rock On! indoor climberProgram: Wednesday: Group A- 5:30pm-6:30pm or Group B- 7:00pm-8:00pm
Location: Momentum Climbing Gyms (We alternate every 8 weeks between Sandy and Millcreek locations)
Session 1: (Sandy) May 23-July 18 &  Session 2: (Millcreek): July 19-August 16. (We ask for a session long- 8 week- commitment)

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Wednesday May 16: 6:00pm-9:00pm (Sandy)  Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Wednesday July 25: 6:00pm-9:00pm (Millcreek)  Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us for 8 weeks to help our amazing participants learn how to climb, have fun and be safe!

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MOUNTAIN BIKE: Volunteers must be 18 years or older

Program: Tuesday- Session 1: 5:00pm-7:00pm, Session 2: 5:30pm-7:30pm
Location: Park City
Session 1: June 12-July 10 &  Session 2: July 17- August 14. (We ask for a session long commitment)

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Saturday June 9: 8:00am-4:00pm  Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Saturday July 7: 8:00am-4:00pm Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us around the trails and help our amazing participants learn about adaptive mountain biking, explore the trails, train for MOFO in September, have fun and be safe!

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ROAD CYCLING: Volunteers must be 16 years or older

Adaptive CyclingProgram: Monday (Youth) 5:00pm-6:30pm, Wednesday (Adult) 5:00pm-7:00pm 
Location: NAC Cycling Shed
Session 1 Youth: June 11-July 9
Session 1 Adult: June 13-July 11 
Session 2 Youth: July 16- August 13
Session 2 Adult: July 18- August 15  
We ask for a session long commitment

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Wednesday June 6: 5:00pm-7:00pm Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Saturday July 14: 10:30am-12:30pm & stay after to assist with our program from 12:30pm-3:00pm  Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Friday August 17: 2:30pm-4:30pm Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us around the trails and help our amazing participants learn about adaptive cycling, explore cycle paths, train for Summit Challenge August 25, have fun and be safe!

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PADDLE SPORTS (Kayak, Canoe, SUP): Volunteers must be 18 years or older

Program: Monday 8:30am-9:45am, Wednesday 10:00am-11:15am, Friday 11:30am-12:45pm
Location: Jordanelle State Park & Jordan River 
Session 1: June 11- July 13
Session 2: July 16- August 17
We ask for a session long commitment

Training (you only need to attend one)

  • Tuesday June 5: 12:00pm-5:00pm Email Us to Sign Up!
  • Monday July 9: 1:30pm-5:30pm Email Us to Sign Up!
    Join us out on the lake help our amazing participants learn about different paddle sports, have fun and be water safe!

 

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