Application Process

Once you have made the decision to be a childcare volunteer, it is time to work through the application process! We appreciate the time you take to complete this application process in our effort to keep kids safe! 


Scroll down to see more detailed instructions for each step:

  • Step 1 - Application & Deposit
  • Step 2 - Online Screenings
  • Step 3 - Confidential Character References
  • Step 4 - Final Payment



Step 1 - Application & Deposit

  • Application - DUE FOUR WEEKS BEFORE CAMP START DATE
    ALL VOLUNTEERS: Fill out and submit the online - YoungLives Camp Childcare Application.

  • Submit your deposit:
    AREA VOLUNTEERS: If you are coming with a local YoungLives or Young Life group (we call them areas), you must submit your payment(s)/fundraising must go to that area.

    INDEPENDENT VOLUNTEERS: If you are not coming with a local YoungLives or Young Life group, please view the listing of available 
    payment options. A deposit of $100 is due with your application. The remaining balance (including shuttle fee, if applicable) is due four weeks prior to your camp date.​ ​

    Check for this year's childcare camp fees

Step 2 - Online Screenings

Step 3 - Two Confidential Character References
  • AREA VOLUNTEERS: Contact the staff in your area for assistance in completing the Confidential Character References. 

  • INDEPENDENT VOLUNTEERS: Ask at least two non-relatives (employers, church family, pastors, Young Life leaders or staff, etc) to complete the Confidential Character Reference for you. Please note: If you are under the age of 18, we ask that one reference come from someone who has supervised you in a childcare or babysitting setting. Please send the link to your references as soon as you apply and ask them to complete it within two weeks.

Step 4 - Submit Final Payment
  • AREA VOLUNTEERS: If you are coming with a local YoungLives or Young Life group (we call them areas), please submit your final payment to that area.

  • INDEPENDENT VOLUNTEERS: Please view the listing of available payment options. The remaining balance (including any airport shuttle costs, if applicable) is due four weeks prior to your camp date.​  

  • The camp fee is considered a tax-deductible contribtuion because it is the cost associated with your volunteer service.  Check for this year's childcare camp fees​
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Address

YoungLives Ministries | 7 Switchbud PlaceSuite 192-106 Woodlands, TX 77380

Phone: 281 362-5761

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