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You Can Make A Difference: Volunteer

Are you looking to volunteer with people with disabilities in Minnesota and beyond? Would you like to assist others to experience the joys of travel? If so, please join our team! All travel related expenses are paid for, and you will help create memories that will last a lifetime. Volunteers are needed to accompany our travelers on their vacations and provide the supports they need to enhance their travel experience. Volunteers assist Hammer Travel staff with transportation, social and community interactions, finances, medication administration, self-care, activities, and other duties as needed.

Volunteer qualifications include:
– Experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities preferred, but we can provide training.
– Valid driver’s license
– Live within 2 hours of the Minneapolis/St Paul area (exceptions can be made if you live in MN)
– Must be able to lift 35lbs
Learn more about the Hammer Travel Volunteer position contact Cathy Thoma at or call 952-345-8554.

Join Our Team!

If you are looking for a career with meaning and an organization that cares, we just might be a great fit. Hammer Travel is a division of Hammer Residences Inc., a non-profit provider for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. At Hammer Travel, we employ trip leaders who are employed part-time or full-time at Hammer Residences to ensure that our trips are led by the most experienced and quality staff available. 

If you are interested in working for Hammer Travel, applying for a position with Hammer Residences is a great way to start. Hammer Residences is honored to be voted a Top 100 Workplace in Minnesota by the Star Tribune for seven consecutive years. There are full-time and part-time opportunities available, with many benefits such as a generous PTO policy, an employee emergency car fund, education grants, and much, much, more. Join us!

Visit our careers page on Hammer Residences’ website to learn more.