Volunteer with Safe Passage!

Do you want to do something that is satisfying and of great service to your community? Do you want to make a positive impact on the lives of those affected by domestic and sexual violence? Become a Safe Passage volunteer!

Volunteers are the heart of Safe Passage

Volunteers help Safe Passage thrive through their invaluable time and talents. Because of the vital role volunteers provide, Safe Passage is able to offer and maintain the quality and amount of services needed to help those affected by domestic and sexual violence. We thank you for your service!

No matter how much time you have, there is a way to make a difference for survivors!

Direct Service Volunteer

Our Direct Service Volunteers have the opportunity to provide individual advocacy and support to survivors of domestic and sexual violence as well as community education. These committed volunteers complete extensive training to ensure clients receive trauma-informed support.

Direct Service Positions

  • Crisis Hotline Volunteer
  • Emergency Shelter Volunteer
  • Medical On-Call Advocate
  • Children’s Program Volunteer
  • Legal Advocate
  • Abuse Intervention Facilitator

Steps to Becoming a Direct Service Volunteer:

  • Care about the welfare of domestic violence and sexual assault victims
  • Fill out our application
  • Complete an interview with the Volunteer Coordinator and program director(s)
  • Pass a background check
  • Complete our Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Training: The next training will be in July-August 2021.

Mission Support Volunteer

Our Mission Support Volunteers provide invaluable support to the overall operation of our agency. These positions support survivors by keeping things running smoothly and creating a welcoming environment for clients. 

Mission Support Volunteer Positions:

  • Office Support
  • Event Planning and Set Up
  • Donation Organization
  • Outreach Ambassador
  • Gardening
  • …and more!

Steps to Becoming a Mission Support Volunteer:

  • Care about the welfare of domestic violence and sexual assault victims
  • Fill out our application
  • Complete an interview with the Volunteer Coordinator

Please note, Direct Service Volunteers are asked to complete a minimum of 6 months of service.
Monthly time commitment varies by position.


Questions or concerns? Please contact, Mary Beth Finch at 815.756.7930 x144 | mfinch@safepassagedv.org