Long-term Program Volunteer Opportunties
We involve long term volunteers in our Family Program and our 24-Hour Crisis and Information Line.
Participates in and facilitates structured group activities with children/families of SafeHouse Denver clients. Family Program volunteers must be creative, confident and non-judgmental.
Hours Available: 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm Monday, Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings.
Volunteer commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per month.
Crisis Line Program
Responds to incoming calls and provides callers with crisis intervention, information, referrals, and supportive listening. Crisis Line volunteers must be able to work independently, respond to calls in a calm, assertive and non-judgmental manner and respect the confidentiality and safety of the women and children at SafeHouse.
Hours Available: 24/7 program. The only limitations are whether you volunter at our shelter (community living residential facility) or at our Counseling and Advocacy Center (office environment). CAC is only available Mon-Fri from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Volunteer Commitment: Minimum of 4 hours per month
Volunteers must complete two background checks prior to beginning service, one through the Colorado Bureau of Investigation and the other through the Child Protection Registry. The cost of these background checks is $60 and would be your responsibility. All information will remain confidential.