As a NIAD volunteer, your work will support neurodiverse adult artists’ independence, dignity, and community integration through sustainable careers in the arts.

On-Site Volunteer Opportunities

  • Prepare and assemble canvases for the artists
  • Sort fabrics
  • Organize our Art Library
  • Tidy the studio
  • Garden in the NIAD courtyard
  • Provide Mobile Art Lab tech support

Virtual Volunteer Opportunities

  • Translate documents and outreach materials (Spanish)
  • Provide Mobile Art Lab tech support by phone and Zoom 

Contact Us

For more information about how to become a NIAD volunteer, please contact Office Manager, Ingrid Alonso-Rodriguez, at (510) 620-0290 or by email.

For corporate volunteer opportunities, please contact Development Manager, Alice Wu, at (510) 620-0290 or by email.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

In order to ensure the safety of our artists, staff, and volunteers, our studio has been reconfigured to meet CDC guidelines and accommodate social distancing. NIAD will provide gloves, hand sanitizer, and hand washing stations. All on-site volunteers will follow social distancing guidelines at all times and wear self-provided, double-layered face coverings that meet CDC standards.