Category Archives: Developmental / Learning Disabilities


Northstar Foundation

Kate Bullerdick | Volunteer Coordinator kate@northstar360.org or call 402 641-6360 x216. NorthStar focuses on the critical unmet needs of North Omaha’s young males.  We strive to provide 5th to 8th grade boys the tools required to graduate high school on time and on grade level.  We are currently focused on recruiting  Reading Volunteers to help us with this mission.


The Arc of Omaha at the Ollie Webb Center

Lisa Dougherty ~ (402) 346-5220 ~ ldougherty@olliewebbinc.org Anna Perll, Best Buddies Chapter Director ~ annaperll@creighton.edu 1941 South 42nd St, Suite 122, Omaha, NE  68105 ~ www.olliewebbinc.org The Arc of Omaha’s mission is to improve & enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities and to provide information, education, and support to their families. Volunteer opportunities include: assisting with [...]


Fontenelle Elementary School

Mr. Eric P. Nelson ~ (402) 457-5905 ~ eric.nelson@ops.org 3905 N. 52nd St., Omaha, NE  68104 ~ www.ops.org/elementary/fontenelle Tutors are needed to work with Pre-K to 5th grade students in the areas of reading, writing, &, math during the school hours of 9:00 am- 4:00 p.m. We can accommodate groups of up to 10 volunteers. Both one-time [...]


Madonna School

Peg Carney, Principal ~ (402) 556-1883 ext. 122 ~ pcarney@madonnaschool.org 6402 N. 71st Plaza, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ www.madonnaschool.org The Madonna School educates special needs students to become as independent as possible. We seek volunteers who can commit to a specific time and day of the week. Opportunities include swimming lessons (M, T, W, Th), art [...]


Mosaic

Kelli Joseph ~ 402-896-9988 x 2008~ kelli.joseph@mosaicinfo.org 10011 J Street, Omaha, NE 68127 ~  www.mosaicinomaha.org Mosaic is a faith-based organization serving people with intellectual disabilities in the Omaha area.  Volunteer opportunities range from one time opportunities to ongoing opportunities.  Activities could include (but are not limited to) working directly with people served, assisting with activities, teaching classes, [...]


Munroe-Meyer Rehabilitation Institute

Nicole Norlin-Giron ~ (402) 559-3018 ~ ngiron@unmc.edu 444 S. 44th St, Omaha, NE 68131 ~ www.unmc.edu/mmi If you are a Nursing, Social Work, PT/OT, Special Ed., Psychology, Speech Path, or Geriatrics student we have a fun and interesting service opportunity. The UNMC/MMI Recreation Therapy department is seeking students to assist our participants who have developmental [...]



Developmental / Learning Disabilities

The Arc of Omaha at the Ollie Webb Center Lisa Dougherty ~ (402) 346-5220 ~ ldougherty@olliewebbinc.org Elizabeth Walls, Best Buddies Chapter Director ~ elizabethwalls@creighton.edu 1941 South 42nd St, Suite 122, Omaha, NE  68105 ~ www.olliewebbinc.org The Arc of Omaha’s mission is to improve & enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities & to provide information, education, [...]