Volunteer Application

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Saving Grace volunteer! We serve all people, regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, language, race, creed, color, ancestry, national origin, physical/mental disability, veteran status, culture, economic/education/religious background, or immigration status. All information on this form is confidential.

Click HERE to print and complete our application, or use the form below and be sure to submit when completed. You will receive a confirmation when submission is complete. 

Name *
Name
Address *
Address
Phone *
Phone
Emergency Contact Person *
Emergency Contact Person
Emergency Contact Phone Number *
Emergency Contact Phone Number
Reference *
Reference
Work-related preferred.
Reference Phone Number *
Reference Phone Number
Both past and present.
DIRECT SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
Completion of 40-hour training is required prior to direct service with Saving Grace. Checking a box doesn’t oblige you to that opportunity – there will be time to talk about and explore possibilities.
What volunteer opportunities are you interested in?
*VOLUNTEERS WHO CAN COMMIT TO ONE HOSPITAL RESPONSE OR HOTLINE SHIFT A WEEK WILL BE PRIORITIZED FOR THE 40-HOUR TRAINING*
If none, write N/A,
Are you open to committing to an average of one hotline or hospital response shift a week for at least one year after completing the 40-hour training? *
SUPPORT SERVICES/OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES
The following opportunities require completion of orientation and specialized training.
Please select any areas of interest.
What are your available days each week? *
Check all that apply.
How did you learn about volunteer opportunities with Saving Grace? *
CRIMINAL HISTORY VERIFICATION OF APPLICANTS
Saving Grace requires a background check for all staff and volunteers. The information you provide and results from the background check are kept private, confidential and secure. Although a disqualification is possible, in accordance with federal and state laws, a previous conviction does not automatically disqualify you from consideration for a staff or volunteer position.
Have you been convicted of a misdemeanor or a felony within the last seven (7) years? *
AUTHORITY TO CONDUCT BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION
As a volunteer applicant for Saving Grace, I hereby authorize Saving Grace to conduct a routine criminal investigation and DMV check to determine my qualifications to participate in the organization. I understand that such a background investigation is being conducted solely for the purpose of protection and prevention of any harm to Saving Grace and/or its clients. All information will remain confidential as required by state and federal statutes. I understand that all available police and criminal records will be checked.
I agree. *
Please include any other birth or former name.
Please include any other birth or former name.
Birthdate *
Birthdate
CONFIDENTALITY POLICY
CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT: It is the policy of Saving Grace to hold confidential all communications, observations and information made by and between or about clients (adults or children), and staff and volunteers of this organization. Furthermore, the address of the shelter, as well as the employment, residence and family addresses of clients, staff and volunteers are to be kept confidential by clients and workers. The names of clients, staff and volunteers are not to be disclosed except with the explicit written permission of the individual involved.
I agree to be bound by these policy regulations in perpetuity (for life). *
VOLUNTEER RELEASE OF LIABILITY
As a volunteer for Saving Grace, I hereby release Saving Grace, all its employees, volunteers, and clients from any and all liability while I am volunteering my services for their advocacy program.
I agree. *