Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Helpline House. We appreciate you completing your application in full, as it will help us find the best fit for your volunteer experience. We will contact you by email to schedule a tour as opportunities become available.

Please email Kerry Lavigne, the Volunteer Services Manager at volunteerservices@helplinehouse.org with any questions.

If you need documentation of your volunteer hours, or if you have received services from Helpline House in the past 12 months, please email volunteerservices@helplinehouse.org for further information.


CONTACT INFORMATION


EMERGENCY CONTACT


AVAILABILITY

Please check the general timeframe(s) you are available. Morning: 9:00am-1:00pm or Afternoon: 1:00-5:00pm.


Please check the box(es) below that show which days you are available. This will help us offer a day for a tour/visit as well as find a shift that best fits your schedule.



NOTE

All volunteer work requires the ability to stand and be physically active for up to 4 hours, and lift bags/boxes of food averaging 40 pounds. Do you have any physical condition that may limit your volunteer activities? If yes, please describe.



VOLUNTEER INTERESTS

Review the Volunteer Opportunities located on the same webpage as the application link. Please select which assignment you prefer.



ABOUT YOU

Please tell us why you would like to volunteer at Helpline House.



VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Have you ever done volunteer work? If so, please describe your experience and the organization where you volunteered. Please describe what you liked best about your volunteer experience.



QUALIFICATIONS

Describe any education/training, skills or paid work experience that you envision would be useful at Helpline House.



LANGUAGES

You may optionally provide the following information. It is used only to help us provide an interpreter on occasion.



ARE THESE COURT ORDERED VOLUNTEER HOURS?


BACKGROUND

Have you ever been convicted of a crime including theft, assault or use of a firearm?


Answering 'yes' doesn't automatically prevent you from working as a volunteer at Helpline House. Factors such as the nature of the offense, the date and the position applied for will be taken into account. If yes, please describe the kind of crime committed and date.



REFERENCES

Due to confidentiality and the sensitive nature of the volunteer work at Helpline House, please provide a phone number for a non-family member reference that may be contacted in regard to your suitability as a Helpline House volunteer.



CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT

I understand that as a volunteer (unpaid) staff member of Helpline House I may encounter information of a confidential nature regarding clients or staff.  I agree to abide by the policy of the Agency which specifies that for the protection of the applicants and recipients of assistance, I may not disclose the contents of any records, files, papers, or communications except for the purposes directly connected with the administration of the Helpline House program.


Thank you for completing your online application.