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 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!

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

  • Food Bank Shopper (get items from Food Bank for our food pantry)
  • Front Desk Ambassador (greet visitors to the Safehouse)
  • Time to Talk (assist with Crossroads' Teen Dating Violence Program at local high schools)

Current direct-service volunteers are needed for:

  • Domestic Abuse Response Team (DART) Advocate* (provide crisis intervention at the time of the incident when law enforcement is involved)
  • Youth Group Assistant (provide support to children who attend groups)
  • Shelter Support Advocate* (assist with basic functions of the shelter and answer crisis calls)
  • Legal Support (assist legal advocate with DART/Bond paperwork and follow-up)
  • Court Advocate (Attend Bond hearing and provide victims of domestic violence that are working with Crossroads with information and support needed when going through the legal system)

Core Training Dates:

  •  January & February 2020
    • Monday, January 27th and Thursday, 30th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, February 1st - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, February 4th and Thursday, 6th  - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
  • March 2020
    • Monday, March 23rd and Thursday, March 26th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 28th - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, March 31st and Thursday, April 2nd - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m
  • June 2020
    • Tuesday, 2nd and Thursday, 4th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 6th - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, 9th and Thursday, 11th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m
  • September 2020
    • Tuesday, 8th and Thursday, 10th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 12th - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, 15th and Thursday, 17th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m
  • November 2020
    • Tuesday, 3rd and Thursday, 5th - 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday, 7th - 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday, 10th and Thursday, 12th  -  5:30 – 9:00 p.m

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

*Shelter Support and DART volunteers are REQURIED to attend expanded training sessions in addition to Core Training. These sessions will be held from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on the following dates:

  • Shelter Support
    • November 16th, 2019
    • February 8th, 2020
    • April 4th
    • June 13th
    • September 19th
    • November 14th
  • DART

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)
  • Required per Colorado Statute 13-90-107
  • 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.
  • Our Volunteer Coordinator Kathy will contact you to schedule a personal interview

For more information, please contact Kathy Jordan
at kjordan@crossroadssafehouse.org or call 970-530-2353.

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