Service Locations & Times

Arlington

Sunday
5:00 pm

Loudoun

Sunday
9 am
11 am

Prince William

Sunday
9 am
11 am

Tysons

Sunday
9 am
11 am
1 pm
5 pm

Maine Ave

Sunday 10:00 am Directions / Map

Live Broadcast

Sunday 9:00 am 11:00 am 1:00 pm

Arlington

Sunday
5:00 pm

Loudoun

Saturday
6:30 pm
Sunday
9 am
10:45 am

Montgomery County

Sunday
9 am
11 am

Prince William

Sunday
9 am
10:45 am

Tysons

Sunday
9 am
10:45 am
12:30 pm
5:30 pm

Citywide

Sunday
5:30 pm

Internet Campus

Sunday
9 am
10:45 am
12:30 pm
5:30 pm

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Volunteer at Access

Volunteers are the backbone of our ministry and we need you to help us stand strong! Access has many volunteer opportunities where you can serve individually, as a couple, with your family or even with your small group or school! You can serve once, weekly, bi-weekly or monthly. It's your choice!

In order to serve, please complete a volunteer application:  click here for adult volunteers (PDF version) and click here for volunteers under 18 years old (PDF version), as well as a background check form. Thank you for your interest in serving our special families!

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Please note:  All volunteer trainings and orientations have been canceled until further notice.

Volunteer at Montgomery County Access

CHILDREN

BEAUTIFUL BLESSINGS SUNDAY SCHOOL

Teacher

Access is looking for compassionate volunteers interested in teaching young children with special needs. Teachers are responsible for welcoming parents and children, leading the lesson and facilitating related activities. Teachers should have a solid understanding of each week’s lesson, so they can support children in learning about God, Jesus Christ and the Bible.  

Requirements:  Arrive 20 minutes before service begins to pray; 1-3 hours per week attending; serve weekly, every other week or monthly

Assistant / Helper

Serve children in Beautiful Blessings by volunteering as a classroom helper. Helpers develop meaningful relationships with specific children on Sunday mornings and support that child as they respond, participate and interact with the lesson.

Requirements:  Arrive 20 minutes before service begins to pray; 1-3 hours per week attending; serve weekly, every other week or monthly

 

BREAKAWAY RESPITE PROGRAM

Room Captains

A room captain is responsible for speaking with parents (making sure they are signed in), as well as being in charge of helping the group move from room to room. Must be comfortable with leadership assigning volunteers to children and helping his/her room with any other needs that may arise throughout the night.

Requirements:  Arrive 30 minutes prior to programming to help with set up; leave 20 minutes when program is over after helping clean up/put away toys.

Buddies

You will be assigned to a buddy or group of kids to stay with for the night and will help engage your buddy in each activity, move from room to room, and possibly be an extra person to help walk buddy to bathroom and nurse station.

Requirements:  Arrive 30 minutes prior to programming to help with set up; leave 20 minutes when program is over after helping clean up/put away toys.

Set-Up Team

Arrive 1-2 hours before Breakaway events to help set up rooms with toys and activities for the night.

Take-Down Team

Help put away all toys and activities that were set up for the night. Must be willing to stay 30 minutes after program ends.

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION

YOUNG ADULTS

FRIENDSHIP CLUB

Teacher

Access is looking for volunteers interested in teaching and discipling young adults with special needs. Teachers share these gifts through leading worship, Bible study, and discussion with Friendship Club students. Teachers should have a solid understanding of each week’s lesson so that they are prepared to share God’s word and help develop a deeper relationship with Christ.

Requirements:  Arrive 20 minutes before service begins to pray; 1-3 hours per week attending; serve weekly, every other week or monthly

Assistant / Helper

Come make a new friend as a Friendship Club helper! Helpers develop meaningful relationships with specific young adults on Sunday morning and support those students as they respond, participate, and interact with the lesson.

Requirements:  Arrive 20 minutes before service begins to pray; 1-3 hours per week attending; serve weekly, every other week or monthly

VOLUNTEER APPLICATION

Contact

  • Catherine Grace Miller

Current Needs

Respite's Mission:  Respite is Access Ministry's fun Saturday respite care program for children with special needs. This is a great time for parents to focus on the typically-developing siblings, run errands or have a time to rest.

Saturday (bi-monthly) | 10 am-3 pm | Montgomery County

Respite's Mission:  Breakaway is Access Ministry's fun Saturday respite care program for children with special needs aged 2-25 who are living at home. This is a great time for parents to focus on the typically-developing siblings, run errands or have a time to rest.

Saturday (bi-monthly) | 10 am-3 pm | Montgomery County

Friendship Club's Mission:  At the Montgomery County Friendship Club, participants desiring to worship together may join other Club members in The Edge Worship Service on Sundays at 10:45 am. In addition to weekend services, members of the Club plan and engage in monthly socials and service projects.

Sundays | 9 am | Montgomery County

Beautiful Blessings' Mission:  To provide a safe environment for every child who needs more individual attention and a smaller classroom size as they learn the Gospel Message of Jesus Christ. Our time together in Sunday school includes music, a Bible story, creative crafts and snack.  We count it a blessing each week to

Sundays | 11 am | Montgomery County

Access serves over 500 families of children with special needs in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area each year.

All Campuses | Donations may be dropped off at our check-in desks during weekend services or please contact individual Access coordinators for alternate times.Off Campus