Community Service

Checklist

Answer “Yes” or “No.”

Paid and unpaid staff members participate in identifying their worries and fears.

Staff helps identify solutions for broaching their worries and fears.

Basic safety precautions are reviewed with participants before staff members are sent on assignment in the community.

Staff members are expected review a Before You Set Out checklist for new assignments.

Staff members who drive to assignments are expected to complete a Vehicle Pre Trip Inspection checklist whether driving the nonprofit’s vehicle or their own.

Staff members who take public transportation to their assignments are expected to know the safest route and closest stop.

Staff members who walk all the way or part-way to their assignments are expected to practice street smarts to reduce being targeted as an easy mark.

In-service or refresher courses are given to employees and volunteers to keep their sense of self-preservation keen.