Barron County Restorative Justice Programs Host "Making Connections"

posted Jul 12, 2017, 6:05 AM by Ryan Quinn
Barron County Restorative Justice Programs (BCRJP) will host “Making Connections”, an open house for anyone interested in learning about volunteer opportunities with the organization.

The program is scheduled from 6 to 7 PM on Monday, July 31st at Rice Lake City Hall. BCRJP encourages people to consider how they can make a difference in the community by joining its family of volunteers. 

Volunteers are needed in a variety of positions, working from one hour a month to a few hours per week. 

Volunteer opportunities include: Serving as a community voice in restorative conferences as a co-facilitator or by sharing the impacts of theft or other crimes; Taking a stand against drinking and driving by helping with set-up, registration, ushering or speaking at our Victim Impact Panel; Sharing the potential impacts of traffic offenses on our community as a community member for our Teen Traffic Violators Program; Assisting in the office with clerical duties; and, Serving as a mentor while assisting a client with community service. 

For more information, call 715-418-2189 or online