Volunteer Information Session
Learn more about becoming a direct service volunteer at an Information Session. Information Sessions are held in January and September. The next Information Sessions will take place:
Thursday, January 24, 2019 | 6 – 7 pm
Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 10 – 11 am
Friday, February 1, 2019 | 12 – 1 pm
See below to complete the application.
Victim Advocate: Provide crisis intervention and emotional support to sexual assault survivors (adults and children) and their families at local hospitals and on the 24-hour Rape Crisis and Victim Services Hotline.
Helpline Volunteer: During the weekday, answer The Women’s Center Helpline to provide emotional support and problem- solving assistance to people in difficult and sometimes crisis situations. Offer information about The Women’s Center’s services along with referrals to community resources.
Department Support Volunteer: Work with the staff of the Employment Solutions department on projects such as: filing, copying, organizing, sorting, data entry into confidential database, and completing various projects.
Employment Advisor: Assist participants with their job search by working with them in a variety of ways, including: computer lab assistance, conducting mock interviews, facilitating Specialty Seminars, or conducting follow-up telephone calls with participants and entering the results into confidential database.
Ready to take the next step? Complete a volunteer application online. Our volunteer coordinator will contact you to discuss the process, including orientation, in-person interview and criminal background check. Note: Client service volunteers must be over 18.