Become a Volunteer Coach with Huron Valley Recreation and Community Ed!​​​​​​​​​​​​

We need you! Help us make a difference the lives of children in our community by being a volunteer coach in one of our sports programs.  The number of volunteer coaches determines the number of participants that can be accepted into a program.  If you enjoy working with kids, this is a great way to give back to the community.  It's a very rewarding experience!

To get started, contact us today at steven.fellhauer@hvs.orgor call 248-676-8390.

Volunteer coaches needed for the following programs:

Boys and Girls Recreational Basketball (Grades 3-8)
Girls Recreational Volleyball League (Grades 3-8)
Boys and Girls Recreational ​Outdoor Soccer (Grades K-5)
Boys and Girls T-Ball (Ages 4-5)

Coaching Resources and Requirements

We offer a variety of resources to provide experienced and beginner volunteer coaches with tips and guidance on better coaching technique and season planning.

Coaches Required Paperwork

Youth sports coaches are required to submit an employment application and criminal record check form. These must be submitted and approved before a coaching position is granted.

Volleyball/Soccer/T-ball Coaches Application

Future Stars Basketball Coaches Application

PDF DocumentCriminal Record Check Release Form

Coaches Required Training

HV Rec and Community Ed has recently partnered with the National Youth Sports Coaches Association to raise the quality of our coaching staff to improve the experience for our area's youth.

NYSCA Registration Information

NYSCA Flyer for Coaches

CDC Heads Up to Youth Sports Concussion Training - Online modules

League schedules are available online for view and downloading. Find your team's schedule today.

League Schedule & Standings Info 

Coach & Parent Resources: Basketball

Each link provides helpful information regarding basketball drills, games, practices, and other useful websites for coaches and parents.​​

League Forms (coming soon)

​​Coaching Manual Official Rules Youth Basketball League 2018-19 

Code of Conduct Coaches (turn in form) / Criminal Record Check Release Form

Basketball Segment Form​​​​​

Coaches Meeting 2018-19

​​​Practice Areas​ (coming soon)

​Basketball Areas (updated for 2018-19)

​​2018-19 Blackout Dates 

Overall Coaching Tips and Basics

New Coaches​​

Tips for a Successful Season, Practice Planning, and Other Advice

Coaching Tips- What to Teach  

Practice Outline

Experienced Coaches

Detailed Description of Positions, Offenses, Defenses, and Drills

Drills, Plays, and Practices

Drills

Offensive Plays

How to Shoot a Basketball Perfectly​ ​

Basic Inbounds Plays

Basketball Drills​ for all ages​

Basketball Drills on the Playground for Kids​

​​Rules of the Game

Basic Rules of Basketball

Rules of Basketball

Basketball Terminology

Basic Basketball Terms

​Controlling Difficult Situations

How to Handle Difficult Parents and Fans

Controlling Practices

Coach & Parent Resources: Soccer

​Each link provides helpful information regarding soccer drills, games, practices, and other useful websites for coaches and parents.

US Youth Soccer Coaching Resources

US Youth Soccer Parent Resources

Additional Resources:

New and Experienced Coaches

Practice Outline

Coaching Soccer at a Young Age

Tips and Basic Information for New Coaches

Drills, Games, and Practices

Drills and Games

Tips for Fun and Effective Practices

Drills

Games Geared Towards Young Children

Rules of the Game

Rules 

Soccer Terminology

Basic Soccer Terms

Controlling Difficult Situations

How to Handle a Loss

How to Handle a Child that Does Not Listen

How to Handle Difficult Parents/Fans

For Parents

Rules of Soccer for Parents

When Your Child is Having a Bad Day with Sports

Coach & Parent Resources: T-ball

Each link provides helpful information regarding T-Ball drills, games, practices, and other useful websites for coaches and parents.
 

Coach and Parent Resource Guide

Additional Resources:

New and Experienced Coaches

Tips for Coaching T-Ball

Coaching Tips  

Drills, Plays, and Practices

Fun T-Ball Drills

T-Ball Terminology

List of Common Baseball Terms

Beginner Baseball Terms

Controlling Difficult Situations

How to Deal with Youth Players and Parents​

Coach & Parent Resources: Volleyball League

Each link provides helpful information regarding volleyball drills, games, practices, and other useful websites for coaches and parents.

League Forms (coming soon)

​​Code of Conduct for Coaches

​​DATES NOT AVAILABLE  (coming soon)

Coaching Manual Official Rules VOLLEYBALL 2017​

New and Experienced Coaches​

How to Create Quality Practices

Teaching Volleyball to Children- Includes Tips for Working with Parents and Kids and Preparing for the Season

Drills, Plays, and Practices

Drills for Beginners​

Passing Techniques

Drill Ideas

​​​Volleyball Terminology

Basic Volleyball Terms

Controlling Difficult Situations

How to Deal with Difficult Parents​