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The Crisis Center

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Crisis Line Volunteers

Volunteers with our crisis line help domestic violence victims take their first steps towards a safer and more secure future. We receive approximately 2,000 calls a year and have assisted with making sure domestic violence victims receive the information, intervention, referrals, and advocacy they need.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answer calls on our Crisis Line
  • Give callers information on domestic violence and our services
  • Refer callers to appropriate community services if needed
  • Document each call on Salesforce
  • Collaborate with staff on safety planning and deescalation


Requirements:

  • Complete an Application and short interview
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • At least 20 hours of training (10 online and 10 in-person)
  • Must complete a background check (paid by volunteer)

At the moment, our volunteers only answer the Crisis Line during regular business hours (M-F 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM). Shifts normally last anywhere between one and two hours. We'd love volunteers that can commit up to 4 hours a month for this position. If you are interested or have any questions, please feel free to reach out to me.

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About The Crisis Center

Location:

PO Box 631302, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129, US

Mission Statement

The Crisis Center exists to end domestic violence through advocacy, education, and prevention; while helping communities live free of violence.

Description

Advocacy: The Crisis Center tirelessly advocates for our clients and community as it relates to ending violence.

Empowerment: The Crisis Center seeks every opportunity to ensure our clients have the inner strength to be sustainable.

Prevention/Intervention: The Crisis Center seeks to establish and provide useful resources to mitigate all of the circumstances that lead to violent outcomes.

Service/Education: The Crisis Center offers a wide variety of programs, events and ways to learn how to end the cycle of violence.

All services are provided on a non-discriminatory basis regardless of race, religion, gender or sexual orientation. We serve persons from all ethnic, cultural and economic groups, of all ages and lifestyles. Our current policy prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or a part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program.

Our Inclusiveness Initiative distinguishes the Crisis Center as a leader in supporting underserved populations of violence victims including teens, the elderly, people of color, mono-lingual individuals, those living in rural areas, those who identify as LGBTQ and males.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Confidential LocationHighlands Ranch, CO 80129

(39.54776,-105.01483)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Advocacy
  • Customer Service
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 20 hours of training before starting position. Commit to 4 hours a month.

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