Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Women’s Community!

Become a Volunteer Receptionist:

The Women’s Community Receptionist is the first person our guests see when they come in. We are in need of a volunteer receptionist who can multitask and is quick on their toes. The receptionist answers phones and transfers calls, answers the door and lets people in, keeps track of who is what meeting rooms, and intakes donations.

Become a Childcare Volunteer:

We are currently in need of volunteers to work with kids during the day while they are doing school virtually. We will be offering assistance to students from 8am to 1 pm, Monday through Friday. We are looking to set up scheduled time allotments for volunteers to come in. Some students will will need one on one help; age ranges from elementary through high school. Volunteers must be 16 years old or older.

Become a Support Line Advocate Volunteer:

Support Line Volunteers are needed to provide information to callers about safety planning, referrals, community resources, emergency shelter, and our domestic abuse and sexual assault survivor services. Tasks include answering the 24-hour support line, assisting residents living in the emergency shelter, and providing support to callers and residents.

Training sessions are required for this role. Hours are between 7am to 5pm Monday-Friday; flexible with your schedule. Previous experience is not required: training will be provided.

Volunteers must be 18 years old or older.

Become a Volunteer Hospital Advocate

A victim’s first point of contact is a critical step in the healing process. As an volunteer victim advocate, you will:

  • accompany victims to emergency department at the hospital and/or police department
  • provide compassionate understanding and emotional support
  • provide information and community resources

Training sessions are required for this role. Each Volunteer Advocate will respond three to four times a month. Typical hours are 5:00 pm or after Monday- Friday and Weekend/Holiday; hours as you are available. Advocate volunteers must be 18 years old or older.

For more information, please contact Allie at 715-842-5663 or allie@womenscommunity.org