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Crisis Chat Line Volunteer
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5 people are interested
Peace at Home Family Shelter, located in Fayetteville, AR, is looking for volunteers with flexible schedules to volunteer on our VIRTUAL Crisis Chat Line. Great Opportunity for University students.
Peace at Home is our community’s domestic abuse shelter, and our volunteers are essential to our mission here. In 2020 alone, we answered 1,074 crisis calls. A call to the crisis line is their first step toward escaping domestic violence for many clients.
Crisis Chat Line
- Volunteers provide crucial support and immediate response to those within our community who need support or are looking for resources and or contact within our organization.
- Crisis Chat line volunteers are expected to work a 2-hour shift regularly, which can be performed at Home using their own computer. There is a commitment of 3 months expected.
- Volunteers chosen for this position are expected to fulfill mandatory volunteer training and crisis line training where they will learn how to respond actively, provide support, safety plan, and learn how to leave those who contact us feeling empowered.
- Staff members are in place to provide volunteers with support and backup whenever needed.
Our Crisis Chat Line is available Monday-Friday, 2-5 pm. We are looking to expand our hours of operation but we need your help!
02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
Current hours of operation Monday-Friday, 2-5 pm. We are looking to expand our hours of operation with the help of additional volunteers!
- NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Peace at Home Family Shelter
P O Box 1923, Fayetteville, AR 72701, US
Our mission is to empower victims of domestic violence to survive and thrive by nurturing their self-determination and courage; and to promote healthy relationships and compassionate communities through education, outreach, and advocacy.
Peace at Home Family Shelter provides shelter, services, and support to women, men, and children fleeing domestic violence in Northwest Arkansas. Each year, we work with hundreds of survivors of violence in our community as they work to rebuild their lives. Our services include: a crisis hotline, emergency shelter, legal services, counseling, support groups, and housing assistance.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
January 13, 2022
- Crisis Intervention
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum: One shift(2hrs) / week