Make a difference in the lives of others!!


(42.8558,-91.8121)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

PO Box 75Fayette, IA 52142


About

Helping Services Domestic Abuse Resource Center serves Howard, Winneshiek, Allamakee, Clayton, Fayette, Chickasaw and Bremer counties in Iowa.

Direct Service Volunteers - requires training which is FREE, background checks and an interview.

  • Answer the 24 hour Crisis Line at night or during the weekend.
  • Open your home to provide a temporary place to stay for individuals or families who no longer feel safe in their own homes (24-48 hrs).
  • Transport individuals or families to a safe place, a court appointment, or other transportation needs. (Mileage may be reimbursed)
  • Respond to a crisis situation at a hospital, or police department, to comfort a victim who has been physically assaulted
  • Comfort children who have been exposed to violence

Skills

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Advocacy

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 shifts/mo M-F 5pm-8am or Sat/Sun 8am-5pm/5pm-8am
  • 2 hours continued ed. per year
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