The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Primary Duties: Volunteer responsible for phone coverage for night shifts, receive phone calls from Minneapolis Police officers and immediately follow-up to victims by phone to offer information and support.
- Evening and night shifts, available weekends - Flexible! - Training provided - Minimum four shifts/month and 6 month commitment
Experience: Basic verbal and written communication and computer skills required. Minimum commitment of one shift per week for six months. Interest in stopping domestic violence, helping people, and working hard for a safer community a must. Previous experience with crisis calls, counseling or advocacy preferred.
Additional Info: This is an unpaid position.
How To Apply: To apply for this internship or volunteer position, please email Pakou Yang at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application.