Volunteers at the front desk assist staff in meeting the needs of clients and guests. Among the responsibilities of front desk volunteers are doing client laundry, answering calls and greeting guests, explaining services to guests, facilitating Drop-In Services, sorting in-kind donations, and organizing the donation garage.
Shifts are currently unavailable due to COVID Guidelines.
If you are interested in this specific position apply here to be put on our waitlist: https://shelterhouseiowa.org/volunteer/
About Shelter House Community Shelter and Transition Services
429 Southgate Ave, Iowa City, IA 52240, US
Shelter House strives to alleviate the problems faced by our community's homeless. We will advocate for positive changes and will guide, teach and facilitate those asking for our assistance through a productive and sustained transition to permanent housing.
Shelter House is Johnson County's only general use homeless shelter, serving men woman and children under one roof 365 days of the year. We provide shelter, food, compassion, employment assistance, in-depth life skills training and counseling. Emergency Shelter Hours: 5 pm - 8 am Monday through Friday and 5 pm - 11 am Saturday and Sunday