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Domestic Violence Shelter Volunteer

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Doorways

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Shelter volunteer

**Now recruiting for Winter 2022 training--Classes will start in January 2022**

Volunteers must be 18 years or older, complete 40 hours of in-person classroom training and submit background checks. One year commitment required.

We are seeking individuals to act as Volunteer Shelter Coordinators 8 hours per month (usually two 4-hour shifts) in our Domestic Violence Safehouse. Volunteer Shelter Coordinators respond to hotline calls, ensure the smooth operation of the shelter and assist in meeting the needs of domestic violence survivors and their children residing at the shelter.

Doorways is an Arlington-based non-profit agency helping individuals and families create pathways out of homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault leading to safe, stable and empowered lives. We envision a community where all people live free of violence and have safe and stable housing regardless of their gender, race, ethnicity, age, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, abilities, language, or national origin. We see a future without homelessness or domestic and sexual violence.

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About Doorways

Location:

PO Box 100185, Arlington, VA 22201, US

Mission Statement

Doorways creates pathways out of homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault leading to safe, stable and empowered lives.

Description

Doorways is an Arlington-based non-profit agency helping individuals and families create pathways out of homelessness, domestic violence and sexual assault leading to safe, stable and empowered lives. We envision a community where all people live free of violence and have safe and stable housing regardless of their gender, race, ethnicity, age, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, abilities, language, or national origin. Through the generosity of our partners and supporters, we help our most vulnerable neighbors survive crisis, rebuild their lives, and achieve brighter futures.

www.DoorwaysVA.org

Advocacy & Human Rights
Crisis Support
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Confidential locationArlington, VA 22210

(38.88991,-77.09994)
 

SKILLS

  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Crisis Intervention
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 1 year commitment; 2 shifts/month
  • 40+ hours of required in-person training; Background check required

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