SafeHouse Center
24/7 HelpLine: 734-995-5444
If you are in immediate danger, call 911.
Linea de Apoyo de 24 horas: 734-995-5444
Si esta en grave peligro, llame a 911.

Volunteer Application Process


August 24, 2020:

  • We are currently accepting applications for the following volunteer programs ONLY:
    • Response Team
    • Support Group (only looking for men and Spanish speaking volunteers at this time)
  • All other volunteer programs are closed to applicants at this time. Please complete this contact form and a staff member will be in touch with you when other programs are open.
  • We will be holding virtual information sessions about our volunteer programs throughout the year. Please consider registering for and attending one of these sessions before applying for a volunteer program.
  • Trainings will be held virtually in October and January. Visit our Volunteer Opportunities page for details about the training sessions.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for SafeHouse Center! In order to begin volunteering please begin the application process below. Note: This process can take several weeks and we cannot accommodate all applicants due to capacity. We appreciate your patience during this process.

  1. Review our volunteer requirements and our confidentiality and security policy:
  2. Choose which volunteer opportunity is the best fit for you, and submit an application. For details about all of our volunteer programs, training, and time requirements, please visit our Volunteer Opportunities page.
  3. SafeHouse Center will contact the references you provided in your application
  4. Fill out authorization form and clear background check
    • Authorization form will be sent to applicants via email after submitting application
  5. Complete a screening interview with SafeHouse Center staff member 
  6. If you are selected for a volunteer position, complete the required training.

Still have questions about volunteering? Contact us!

If you would like assistance or accommodations in filling out the application, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 734-973-0242 ext. 297 or