Crisis Advocate Volunteer


Cause Areas


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


104 Oakland AveRock Hill, SC 29730


Purpose: to provide support to victims of abuse over the phone and in-person

Supervisor(s): DeNea Means, Domestic Violence Coordinator, Hannah Mobley, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Advocate, Volunteer Coordinator, Shelby Lewis


  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Completion of 15 hours Volunteer Training
  • Ability to remain non-judgmental and non-directive
  • Willingness to work through emergency situations with calm and collective demeanor
  • Singing and adhering to confidentially pledge
  • Access to reliable transportation and phone service
  • Adherence to the philosophy, goals, and policies of Safe Passage


  • Answer crisis calls or in person crisis interviews
  • Complete crisis in-take assessment sheet
  • Provide adequate information to potential clients about services
  • Work with staff to provide additional resources and emergency shelter services as needed
  • Support callers in creating a safety plan as needed
  • Attend quarterly meetings of volunteer staff
  • Contact supervisor regarding mandated reports or child abuse or suicide attempts

Learning opportunities:

  • Receive working knowledge of services provided to victims and survivors or domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse at Safe Passage
  • Gain experience in working with victims of abuse in emergency situations
  • Learn about community resources available to those in need
  • Develop familiarity with responsibilities of victim service providers
  • Network with community partners and government personnel
  • Work to create a culture of change pertaining to violence against adults and children

Time commitment: minimum 5 hours per month

Availability: Flexible


  • Office Reception
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • minimum 5 hours per month

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