Child Life Disaster Relief

CLDR Local Responder

  • Provide psychosocial support in the immediate and direct aftermath of disasters and traumatic experiences within your local community

CLDR Local Program Manager

  • Coordinate and respond in the immediate and direct aftermath of disasters and traumatic experiences within your local community

 Want to support and be part of CLDR but cannot work directly at the scene of those affected by disasters?  Here are opportunities for you!

CLDR Research Assistant

  • Engage in CLDR research processes as guided by CLDR team (submit relevant research, participate in research projects underway, etc.)

CLDR Grant Seeking/Writing Committee Members

  • Work as a team with others to seek funding opportunities and write grants with the goal of supporting CLDR local, national, and international tasks and initiatives

CLDR International Support

  • We are interested in gathering information about international organizations and opportunities and finding out ways child life specialists might be able to meet needs specific to children and trauma. If you have information for us in the following areas, please contact us:
    • Are you a child life specialist who has deployed with an organization internationally to serve children and families in need? We want to learn more.
    • Are you an international organization who knows of a specific need a child life specialist could meet within your organization? We want to learn more.