Program Overview

Whether you have just a few hours or many, you can make a difference by becoming a volunteer.

We need talented people to help us online and off as well as in the community. Love to teach? Become a Peer Educator in your community. Love to write? Join our media team to get the word out. Events your thing? Help us research event locations. Love data? Help us keep our database up to date.

All this and more will help us in our effort to get the word out about bone health at every age and osteoporosis prevention.

Select Volunteer Type and Fill the Form

  • Peer Educator

    Peer Educators go through our full training program which enables them to get out and speak to the public as well as work one-on-one to promote bone health and reduce osteoporosis risk.

  • Event Helper

    Event Volunteers go through our event-related training program which enables them fully participate in our annual signature events such as Freedom From Fractures.

  • Peer Support Services

    Peer Support Services Volunteers have minimal training as the positions use your natural skills for in-office and remote office support. 

  • Peer Educator

    Peer Educators go through our full training program which enables them to get out and speak to the public as well as work one-on-one to promote bone health and reduce osteoporosis risk.

    • Registration Form

    • Requirements

    • Eligibility Requirements

      • Must love getting out and meeting people
      • Must be willing to give public talks in the community
      • Team leader
      • Specialist in a bone healthy area such a medical, physical therapy, exercise or nutrition

      Time commitment: 

      Minimum commitment of one year and two Signature Events or one Signature Event and one Community Talk (generally 12 hours/year)

      Training Schedule Below:

      • January – February, 2017
      • April – May, 2017 
  • Event Helper

    Event Volunteers go through our event-related training program which enables them fully participate in our annual signature events such as Freedom From Fractures.

    • Registration Form

    • Requirements

    • Eligibility Requirements

      • Must love getting out and meeting people
      • Must be willing to watch event training videos and participate on the Saturday of the event

      Time Commitment:

      Minimum of 2 Saturdays in the calendar year; ideally also contribute to pre-event coordination

      Development Opportunities:

      Event management experience, increase knowledge of current health trends as related to bones, balance and strength, and education skills

       

  • Peer Support Services

    Peer Support Services Volunteers have minimal training as the positions use your natural skills for in-office and remote office support. 

    • Registration Form

    • Requirements

    • Eligibility Requirements

      • Must be detail-oriented and organized.
      • Ability to work efficiently and follow directions within the role of a volunteer.
      • Must be able to work independently, prioritize, and follow-through on assignments.
      • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Knowledge of Sales Force, Facebook and Twitter useful.
      • Ability to work as part of a team and maintain a cooperative working relationship with other staff and administrators.