Volunteer Phone Counselor-Evenings in Rochester, NY
The Center for Youth
Phone counselors provide support, information and referral services to callers from 6-9 PM Monday through Friday at The Center for Youth's office at 905 Monroe Ave. Volunteers work WITH a Center counselor offering support to callers in crisis, youth looking for emergency housing, or just someone to talk to. The responsibilities for volunteers include working a 3 hour shift every other week, i.e. every other Monday evening. Volunteers must be at least 21 years old, reliable, and dependable. Volunteers must pass a NYS Central Register clearance background check. Training is provided.
About The Center for Youth
905 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, US
The Center supports youth in making decisions that affect their lives by providing free, accessible, confidential, and responsive services.
The Center for Youth is the best organization to turn to for young people seeking to deal with, explore, or understand issues of importance to them ~ from their perspective, and on their terms. Started by kids for kids in 1971, all Center services from counseling to shelter, to education, to referrals ~ are rooted in, and delivered with the knowledge that youth want to, and can, take responsibility for their life choices.