The Power of Volunteering

Enhance Your Membership Experience & Make a Difference

Become a Volunteer

There are several benefits of becoming a volunteer for your professional society – networking with colleagues and establishing connections, developing new technical and/or leadership skills, in addition to the potential to create new auxiliary opportunities for yourself within your career. ESLPS advocates you to be involved in the society and make an impact in the community through volunteerism! There are opportunities to suit every ones interests, level of effort, and available time commitment.

Get Involved!

Looking to become more involved with your professional society? Check out a list of volunteer opportunities available for you! If you are interested, contact the board member in charge.

Why volunteer?

Your participation will help shape the future of the speech language pathology profession in the UAE and the region. It will provide you with great personal and professional rewards. Your involvement will make a difference.

What do you get in return?

  • Help shape the future direction of ESLPS programs and initiatives
  • Share your expertise and leverage the expertise of others
  • Enhance your leadership capabilities
  • Connect with like-minded professionals
  • Expand your thinking and discover the next great idea
  • Influence positive change in the environment, community and the speech language pathology field

What will make you an effective volunteer?

  • Possess knowledge relevant to the purpose of the volunteer opportunity
  • Demonstrate dedication to further ESLPS’s sustainable development goals and those of speech language pathology field in the UAE and the region
  • Exude a positive attitude and high degree of flexibility
  • Have a willingness to learn from others

What is expected from you as a volunteer?

  • Commit to actively participate in all scheduled meetings and conference calls
  • Notify Chairs when you are unable to participate in scheduled meetings and conference calls
  • Act as an ambassador for ESLPS

How to participate

If you are interested in becoming more involved with ESLPS, please review the society mission and vision, also the descriptions for each of our volunteering roles below and then fill out the volunteer form.