North Kent Community Services is a Christian organization in northern Kent County that helps our struggling neighbors with basic life needs and guides them to self-sufficiency. Donations and volunteer efforts make everything that we do possible. How may we help you?


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NKCS News & Notes

Looking for a Meaningful Volunteer Experience? NKCS Seeks Empowerment Coaches

Are you looking for a volunteer experience that REALLY makes a difference in someone’s life? Do you have a gift for working with people?

North Kent Community Services is looking for seven volunteers to act as empowerment coaches for the 15 participants in Thrive, a new program to help people get back on their feet. The coaches will be sounding boards, encouragers and accountability holders for Thrive participants.

Thrive will be launched in September and all empowerment coaches will be trained. North Kent Community Services’ mission is to not only help people in northern Kent County with basic life needs, but also to guide them to self-sufficiency.

Please review the criteria below before applying.

On the Web:
Criteria to be an Empowerment Coach (Please Read First)
Apply to be an Empowerment Coach for Thrive

Tired of Struggling? Apply Now for Thrive!

North Kent Community Services is seeking individuals to participate in Thrive, its new program to help people become self-sufficient. Thrive is designed to give those who are struggling in northern Kent County the support they need to achieve their life goals, such as owning a home, obtaining a better paying job or furthering their education. For more information, please read the Thrive press release (link below).

On the Web:
Thrive Press Release

NKCS E-Newsletter

Did you know that we send out two brief, informative e-newsletters every a month to both the community members and our clients? It's a great way to stay in touch with the happenings of NKCS. You can sign up for one or both of these e-newsletters by visiting our Newsletters page and completing the sign-up form.

On the Web:
NKCS Newsletters