Becoming a Volunteer
My Sisters House
North Charleston, SC
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please fill out this volunteer application. You may send it electronically or mail it to the address shown at left.
Once your application has been received, you will be invited to a Volunteer Information Session. At this short session, you will be able to ask questions about our volunteer program and sign up for volunteer training. Our next sessions are scheduled for Tuesday, June 29th from 5:30pm to 6:00pm, and Wednesday, July 7th from 12:00 noon to 12:30 pm. . If you would like to attend one of these sessions, please complete the volunteer application on this website. If you are unable to submit the application online, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 843.576.0063 to request an email application or paper application.
STAND! Against Domestic Violence requires that all volunteers respect the privacy and confidentiality of those we serve, as well as the confidentiality of STAND! Against Domestic Violence locations. STAND! Against Domestic Violence also expects volunteers to maintain the agency as a clean and sober environment, free of violence and discrimination. We request that volunteers completing the Domestic Violence Counselor Certification Training commit to at least one year of agency involvement and expect fulfillment of all shift obligations, or timely notification of an inability to do so. As an agency, STAND! Against Domestic Violence continues to work toward ending oppression in the form of sexism, racism, ageism, homophobia, and adultism and encourages volunteers to do the same.
To apply as a volunteer or to be put on our volunteer training mailing list, print and complete this form and mail to:
STAND! Against Domestic Violence
Attn: Volunteer Coordinator
1410 Danzig Plaza, 2nd floor
Concord, CA 94520
National CDV Hotline
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Hotline Volunteer Advocates provide guidance, referrals and information to callers who are experiencing domestic and dating abuse.
QUALIFICATIONS:Hotline Volunteer Advocates:
Must be 18 years of age or older; have an ability to listen well and compassionately; friendly, flexible personality; and must be able to work within the agency’s guiding principles to empower callers.