My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for Calm Waters Center For Children And Families Inc, Ok City, OK, USA
I found out about Calm Waters when my daughter attended her parenting class (for divorce) at their offices. She knew I was looking for volunteer opportunities and told me they needed help. I called, found out what I needed to do and soon found myself interviewing to help facilitate night time groups at their offices. I was very happy when they told me I could go through training and start co-facilitating groups there. But I got much more than I bargained for.
The employees at Calm Waters care for the people they serve. I have worked places where it is just a job so I know what they looks and feels like. The Calm Waters office is different. They want every interaction to be meaningful for the families they serve. I enjoyed helping serve those families and soon was also facilitating support groups in the school system as well. This is my third year there and I have to say the children I work with seem to really benefit from the support Calm Waters provides. They look forward to groups and I am fortunate enough to see some of the transformations as kids learn how to handle their emotions and realize they are not alone. I didn't expect it to be this rewarding so I definitely got much more than I bargained for and for that I am extremely happy!
Calm Waters provides a service that cannot be duplicated and is so important to the many people served there annually. I am so glad I get to be a part of such an awesome agency!
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