Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please complete this application (click on the link to the left) and mail or fax it to us at: Chaucie's Place 4607 E. 106th St. Carmel, IN 46033 or 317-844-5277.

Chaucie's Place relies on volunteers to support our Smart Steps: A Body Safety Program for Children©, special events, landscaping and general operations.

Our largest ongoing volunteer need is for our Smart Steps program. If you are considering becoming a Smart Steps Volunteer please review the list of expectations and see if this would be a good fit for you.


  • Commit to an average of two presentations a month from September through May; 
  • Presentations are typically Monday through Thursday mornings in Boone, Hamilton, Madison, Tipton, and Hancock County schools between 8:30am-11:30am;
  • Provide your own transportation to and from the schools;
  • Complete and pass a Criminal History Background Check;
  • Attend a 1 hour Smart Steps Volunteer Training;
  • Attend the 2.5 hour Stewards of Children® training within 6 months after volunteer orientation/training;
  • Represent Chaucie’s Place in a professional and friendly manner;
  • Follow the program script during all presentations.