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

UPDATE: During this time of uncertainty regarding the spread of COVID-19 the volunteer training sessions scheduled for March 13-15 AND March 27-28 have been postponed until further notice. 

If you were planning on attending this training you will be contacted when it is rescheduled. If you have further questions, please contact us. Thank you.

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