Safe Harbor Homeless Shelter - Day Center Assistant

The Safe Harbor Shelter provides Day Services to homeless individuals in the community. We are seeking long-term volunteers to provide extra support to those that we serve as well as staff at the shelter. Recommended commitment time is a minimum of 3 months.  Volunteering may include the following duties:

  • Greet and check in clients
  • Act as a liaison between clients and case managers
  • Answer the telephone and basic administrative duties
  • Log medications
  • Distribute hygiene supplies to clients
  • Receive and document gifts in kind and sort donations

We have a variety of shifts available. We recommend 3 to 6 hour blocks of commitment. Our current available times are: 

  • Monday: 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday: 8am to 11am
  • Wednesday: 8am to 2pm
  • Thursday: 11am to 5pm
  • Friday: 8am to 4pm

For additional questions regarding Day Center Assistant volunteer opportunities, please contact JoAnna at 309-829-9476.

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 or older