Share your time and talents in service to others
When you volunteer at Shelter House, you
- solve problems
- strengthen communities
- connect to others, and
- improve lives
Interested in volunteering? Complete the inquiry form below and we’ll be in touch with you soon!
Front Desk 3-hour shifts are available every day of the week between 9am – 9pm, starting at the following times: 9am, 1pm, and 6pm. Duties include answering phones and directing calls, explaining programs and services to new clients and community members over the phone or in person, doing laundry, and sorting in-kind donations. This position works closely with our Shelter Coordinators.
Job Lab Coach 2-hour shifts are available 8am – 10am, Monday – Thursday to help individuals search for employment opportunities online, apply for jobs, create resumes, and practice interview skills. Job Lab volunteers must be comfortable working one-on-one and proficient in technology. Resume writing skills are helpful but not required. This position works closely with our Employment Case Manager and VISTA Employment Coach.
Kitchen Shifts are available 9am – 11am on Mondays and 11am – 1pm on Fridays to receive food donations from local nonprofits, restaurants, and grocery stores. Duties include unloading truck and organizing and putting items away. Volunteers must be reliable and able to lift heavy boxes. This position works closely with our Kitchen staff.
Clerical Flexible shifts are available between 8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. Duties include data entry, sorting paperwork, and organizing files in a quiet space.