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What is SisterFriends?

SisterFriends is a volunteer effort to support healthier moms and babies. SisterFriends provides support to pregnant moms and their families until their baby’s first birthday. SisterFriends is a community movement to create a circle of care around Detroit families.

 

Who is a SisterFriend?

A SisterFriend is a:

 

SisterFriend Requirements

A SisterFriend must be willing to do the following:

 

SisterFriend Eligibility

A SisterFriend volunteers, mentors, supports and connects her Little Sister to community resources in support of her health and the health of her baby.

 

What Are The Benefits of Being a SisterFriend?

 

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Becoming a SisterFriend

After you complete the SisterFriends volunteer application, you can expect:

  1. A SisterFriends team member will contact you within 3 days to discuss the initiative and confirm your training date.
  2. You will receive a reminder text or phone call within one week and again the day before your scheduled training.
  3. At training, you will have a brief individual SisterFriend interview.
  4. Within 3 days, a SisterFriends team member will contact you to congratulate you on becoming a SisterFriend or share alternative volunteer options.

 

SisterFriends Trainings for 2017

All trainings will be at the Detroit Health Department’s Healthier Beginnings Campus, at:

55 W. 7 Mile Rd,
Detroit, MI, 48203

Trainings are from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM. To sign up for a training please call 313.961.BABY.

If you would like to host a training at your organization for a group of interested volunteers, please call 313.961.BABY.

 

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