INDIVIDUAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Thank you for your interest in joining our team through volunteering. Haven Housing regularly relies on the vision, gifts and passion of our committed volunteers. Your presence makes a profound difference in the lives of the women and families we serve; we could not do this important work without our volunteers.
 

FAMILY SHELTER SUPPORT

Positive interaction with adults is especially important for children experiencing the trauma of homelessness. Help our staff manage the day-to-day activities in the shelter. Provide 1:1 attention to our children and youth in the building through tutor/mentoring, help with childcare during groups, serve and support moms during meal time.

Schedule: Flexible
Location: St. Anne's Place

 

Administrative support

With multiple programs, locations and many clients, our front offices are always busy. You can be a great help to the organization and develop a solid understanding of housing programs by answering phones and doors, entering data, sorting donations, doing inventory of goods and more.

Schedule: Flexible
Location: Ascension Place, St. Anne's Place, Next Step Housing

Activities Support

The women and families in our all three of our programs spend time learning and growing in group activities on-site and off-site. Assist in the planning and execution of activities such as art projects, exercise, games, music, knitting, yoga, baking and day trips to zoos, hiking trails, sporting events and arts performances.

Schedule: Flexible
Location: St. Anne's Place, Ascension Place, Next Step Housing

 

kitchen support

All clients at St. Anne’s Place and Ascension Place are provided with breakfast, lunch and dinner each day. You can assist our kitchen managers with cooking and serving during the week or cook and serve a meal on your own on the weekends.

Schedule: Mealtimes
Location: Ascension Place, St. Anne's Place

Please review our available volunteer opportunities before applying.


group volunteer opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining our team through volunteering. Our group volunteer opportunities vary depending on the size, age, interest and capabilities of your group. Note: Youth must be high school aged and there must be one adult per five youth.

maintenance support

Organize our mall, gift room, art room, tutor lab, kid’s closet. Deep clean community rooms and hallways. Outdoor yard cleanup.

Schedule: Flexible
Location: St. Anne's Place, Ascension Place, Next Step Housing

Special events

Plan & lead a special event for women, children or families on or off site – games night, art & craft project, pampering event for women, yoga, fitness, self-improvement or health & well-being workshop…the opportunities are endless!

Schedule: Flexible
Location: St. Anne's Place, Ascension Place, Next Step Housing

kitchen support

Prepare lunch or dinner for residents.  If you are interested in cooking on a regular basis consider joining our Cook It Up team.

Schedule: Before, during, after mealtimes
Location: St. Anne's Place, Ascension Place

donation drive

Throughout the year we are in need of different items from back to school supplies, to baby items, hygiene products, to clothing, swimsuits, shoes, and jackets. This is a wonderful off-site opportunity for larger groups or for youth groups who are younger than 15. Along with creating flyers for you we can also provide informational sheets and photos about who we serve so your group is able to learn and serve while being off-site.

Schedule: Flexible
Location: Your school, office, church, club, etc.

After reviewing the most common group opportunities, please send a message to info@havenhousing.org detailing the type of project, your group’s size, ages and availability.