Be a part of the team!

The programs offered at Crossroads Safehouse are possible because of volunteers! We have a variety of volunteer roles to fit most individuals and their desire to give of their time. 

GET INVOLVED NOW!

Currently non-direct service volunteers are needed for the following:

  • Crosstrails Companion (pet fostering)
  • Food Bank Shopper (get items from Food Bank for our food pantry)
  • Front Desk Ambassador (greet visitors to the Safehouse)

Currently direct-service volunteers are needed for:

  • DART (Domestic Abuse Response Team) Advocate (provide crisis intervention at the time of the incident when law enforcement is involved)
  • Youth Group Assistants (provide support to children who attend groups)
  • Shelter Support Advocate (assist with basic functions of the shelter and answer crisis calls)
  • Time to Talk (assist with Crossroad’s Teen Dating Violence Program at local high schools)

Upcoming Core Training Dates for 2017:

  • May 30 & June 1, 6, 8
  • August 1, 3, 8, 10
  • October 3, 5, 10, 12
  • November 28, 30 & December 5, 7

*DV101 is held on the first day of all core training sessions.

All prospective volunteers must be at least 18 years old and are asked to:

  • Fill out the Prospective Volunteer Interest Form
  • Provide three completed Reference Forms
  • If interested in Direct Service Volunteer Positions, please confirm you are available to attend all days of the Core Training (noted above)
  • If interested in a Non-Direct Service Volunteer Position, please confirm you are able to attend the first day of Core Training (noted above) for DV101.
  • If interested in Crosstrails fostering program (only) please fill out the Crosstrails Interest Form and provide three completed Crosstrails Companion Reference Forms
  • Our Volunteer Coordinator Amanda will contact you to schedule a personal interview

For more information, please contact Amanda
at amitchell@crossroadssafehouse.org or call 970-530-2353.

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