1. Reach Out
Reach out and contact us for information about our position.
Schedule an in-person or phone interview with one of our staff members.
Complete the free 45 hour training process to become certified.
Obtain Pennsylvania Clearances and other required paperwork. Please follow the link to our PA Clearances webpage to complete this process.
Benefits of becoming a volunteer: -Relevant career experience -Volunteer hours for resume -Free 45 hour training and certification -Way to put your foot in the door to get a hired, paid position
Volunteer positions available: -Indirect Volunteer: these people do not come into contact with clients under any circumstances. Their duties would include doing odd jobs around the office, including sorting donation items, cleaning, and so on. -Counselor Advocate Volunteer: these people come into direct contact with our clients. They must be trained and certified to provide direct services for the shelter, answer the hotline, run the support group, and so on. -Hotline Volunteer: this position requires training and certification. These people will be direct service volunteer in charge of operating and answering our hotline number. -Donation Coordinator Volunteer: this position is open to anyone who would like to handle our donations of any kind. You would be responsible for organizing, managing, and keeping track of our donations.