The objectives of the overview and screening process section are to describe the roles and responsibilities of a 4-H overnight chaperone, describe the Extension volunteer application and screening process and provide opportunities for adults to identify adult leadership roles in 4-H events and activities.
To serve as a 4-H overnight chaperone for any 4-H event or activity, an individual must successfully complete the University of Illinois Extension 4-H Youth Development Application and Screening Process. This process includes:
The following is a “general” 4-H overnight chaperone role description. The specific role description for individual events may vary and may be found in the 4-H Events and Activities Section. Download the overnight chaperone role description.