Become a volunteer in ‘de Familiezaak’ (Family Matters)

‘De Familiezaak’ is looking for volunteers to host/ hostess during opening hours of café ‘De Familiezaak.

De Familiezaak wants to strengthen families in a playful and inspiring manner.

It is a cafe serving children and adults. A place were they can enjoy each others company by doing fun activities while having a nice cup of coffee and homemade cake. A place where we want to facilitate quality time but also want to support and promote the quality of family life through a variety of inspiring activities and meetings.

As a volunteer you’ll be assigned to a team. You work as a team of 2-4 volunteers together to ensure that adults and children who come to visit de Familiezaak feel warmly welcomed. You are responsable for the opening, closing and running the cafe.

Dutch as a Second Language Teams
With two of the five teams we want to experiment by organizing them as a Second Language Team. Half of the team of volunteers master the Dutch language and the other half are volunteers who want to learn Dutch as a second language. With this experiment De Familiezaak wants investigate if this formula cab work positive for both volunteers and ‘de Familiezaak’.

What do we expect from volunteers?

  • Volunteers stand by the mission of ‘de Familiezaak’
  • You have affinity with the targetgroup: families with children
  • You have a courteous, hospitable and welcoming attitude
  • You are at least half a day (4-5 hours) per month available
  • You are willing to join volunteer meetings twice a year

What can you expect from us?
We are a  non-profit organization, formed from enthusiastic volunteers. We look forward to expand our team with more enthusiasts. We will welcome you warmly. In addition, ‘de Familiezaak’ will try to help you grow in your volunteer position in skills and knowledge that can be used elsewhere. Which skills would you like to learn within ‘de Familiezaak’? Let us know and we’ll try to make your volunteer work a fun challenging place to be.

Are you interested in this position please write a short email with your motivation and contact details. We are looking forward to meeting you.


Phone: 06-46027707



Kind regards from the Familiezaak- team

Dorine, Judith, Liselotte, Martine en Femke