DCSNS Programs and Services
  • Programs
    • Service:AmeriCorps | More Information
      About:Educational and community-based volunteer programs.
      Contact:Call 501-682-7540 or 1-800-482-5850 Ext. 2-7540
    • Service:Arkansas Community Service Awards | More Information
      About:Arkansas Community Service Awards have recognized individuals and businesses for their dedication and commitment to supporting volunteerism throughout Arkansas.
    • Service:Certified Volunteer Manager Program | More Information
      About:The Certified Volunteer Management program fosters professional excellence in volunteer management. Participants in the CVM program complete six professional management workshops and a management narrative focusing on volunteer leadership, professional standards and achievements; and new developments in the theory and practice of volunteer management.
    • Service:Community Service Learning - Act 648 | More Information
      About:Legislation passed in 1993, Act 648 allows a secondary student who has completed a minimum of seventy-five (75) clock hours of documented community service learning, as certified by the service organization to the school, to be eligible to receive one (1) academic credit that may be applied toward graduation.
    • Service:Governor's Volunteer Recognition Program | More Information
      About:DCSNS provides recognition materials for volunteer programs statewide. These materials range from certificates to bookmarks, from promotional packets to help promote your programs, to contact information for national recognition. All materials are provided free of charge.
      Contact:Call 501-320-3981 | Email
    • Service:Volunteer Community of the Year Award | More Information
      About:This award is designed to offer thanks and a reward to communities for their volunteer effort in serving their neighbors.
  • Services
    • Service:Organizational Self-Assessment Survey | More Information
      About:Survey is used to assess the development, marketing, finances, capacity/planning and volunteer management of your organization.
    • Service:Program Management Training | More Information
      About:In order to assist nonprofit organizations, the faith based community, and those who work with volunteers, DCSNS offers training on a variety of topics designed to build organizational capacity. Training is provided by area representatives, can be customized to meet your organization's needs, and is free of charge to participants.
    • Service:Volunteer Center Network | More Information
      About:A volunteer center serves as a leadership organization for volunteer based community service, as a convener for the community, and as a catalyst for action. Centers work through local partnerships and collaborations with businesses, law enforcement, grassroots groups, schools, agencies and community leaders.
    • Service:Volunteer Recognition | More Information
      About:Request certificates and other volunteer recognition items.