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The Volunteer Foster Caregiver communicates directly with the Director of Primary Prevention while pet victims are residing within their care. Volunteer Foster Caregivers provide a temporary safe and loving home for pets belonging to domestic violence and sexual assault victims. The Volunteer Foster Caregiver will care for the pet victim/s anywhere between 30-90 days, while their owner flees the situation of abuse and secures safe permanent housing. The Volunteer Foster Caregiver will assist with providing food, shelter, and other needed supplies for the pet. The Volunteer Foster Caregiver will be responsible for providing regular updates to the Director of Primary Prevention. The Volunteer Foster Caregiver will abide by all Beacon of Hope Crisis Center’s Confidentiality Policies and understand the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Primary Responsibilities: * Feeding, housing, and caring for a foster pet victim/s in their home for 30-90 days * Ensuring the pet’s safety, well-being, and daily needs are met while caring for the pet * Providing regular updates and keep reliable communication with the Director of Primary Prevention * Insuring the completion of forms (application, background check, liability waiver, weekly reporting) * Transport the pet/s to any medical appointments (spay/neuter, microchipping, vaccines, emergency vet visits) if/when needed
6920 S East St, Suite B, Indianapolis, IN 46227, US
Beacon of Hope Crisis Center is a Christ-centered organization empowering victims of domestic violence and sexual assault to become self-sufficient by providing safety, education and support.
Beacon of Hope offers the following services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault: crisis support, victim advocacy, case management, counseling, employment assistance, court accompaniment, life skills training, teen dating violence education and outreach, foster pet care, and community awareness.
Beacon of Hope is an equal opportunity provider and serves victims of domestic violence regardless of their religious affiliation, ethnic origin, gender, or economic status.
Advocacy & Human Rights
We'll work with your schedule.
6920 S East St Suite BIndianapolis, IN46227
December 16, 2020
Animal Care / Handling
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Visit https://beaconofhopeindy.org/volunteer-opportunities.html to see all the requirements