Best Buddies Nevada

6655 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89146
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Our missionDedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).

Best Buddies Nevada

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E-buddy

e-Buddies helps build e-mail friendships between people with and without intellectual disabilities.
  • Weekly, Monthly
  • Teens, 21+, 55+, Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual
  • On-site, Formal
  • Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends

Virtual Chapter Host

Share your special talents with our participants in an interactive virtual event (Trivia, virtual arts and crafts, share your favorite recipe in an interactive cooking segment, lead a virtual yoga class, host a virtual field trip- the possibilities are endless)
  • One-time, Occasional, Monthly
  • Teens, 21+, 55+, Adults, Child with Adult
  • Individuals, Groups (2-10), Families
  • Virtual
  • None, Skilled
  • Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends

Virtual Support

Help Best Buddies jobs program participants practice their interview skills virtually or over the phone. Resume review and job interview prep. Participate in a virtual career panel with jobs participants. Have a unique career? Be a guest speaker on our virtual transitions class calls
  • One-time, Occasional
  • 21+, 55+, Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual
  • None, Skilled
  • Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends

Virtual Committee Member

Help us organization and plan one of Best Buddies signature events like the Best Buddies Friendship Walk or Champion of the Year.
  • One-time, Occasional
  • 21+, 55+, Adults
  • Individuals, Groups (2-10)
  • Virtual
  • None, Skilled
  • Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends

Virtual Speach Coach

Some topics being covered in Ambassador Training “Workshops” include How to keep a routine at home, Communicating with others: virtual etiquette, How to be an advocate on social media, and more.
  • One-time, Occasional
  • Teens, 21+, 55+, Adults
  • Individuals
  • Virtual
  • None, Skilled
  • Weekdays, Evenings, Weekends
How you helpBest Buddies is rapidly adapting to serve our community in new ways; ensuring supportive friendships and employment opportunities are still available to people with IDD. Now more than ever, it is our supporters and volunteers that will empower us to keep going! Become a Virtual Volunteer, and help our participants receive training and keep connected with their community during the COVID19 pandemic.
About usBest Buddies is the world’s largest organization dedicated to ending the social, physical and economic isolation of the 200 million people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). Our programs empower the special abilities of people with IDD by helping them form meaningful friendships with their peers, secure successful jobs, live independently, improve public speaking, self-advocacy and communication skills, and feel valued by society.
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