Hotline Phone Numbers

Domestic Violence Hotline:
800.621.HOPE (4673)

Crime Victims Hotline:
866.689.HELP (4357)

Rape & Sexual Assault Hotline:
212.227.3000

TDD phone number for all hotlines:
866.604.5350

Volunteer Opportunities at Safe Horizon

Volunteer Details
Position:Volunteer Parenting Support Intern
Category:AD
Type:VOL Volunteer
Term:PT
Reports To:Supervising Social Worker
Location:Staten Island Domestic Violence Shelter - Confidential Location
Description:Summary: Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter programs offer a comprehensive range of services including counseling, advocacy, intervention, and support to meet the needs of victims and their families.



Responsibilities:The Parenting Support Intern works in a residential facility for battered women and their children. Primary duties include:
• Researching and developing parenting support materials;
• Coordinating and implementing parenting support groups;
• Recommending and making appropriate referrals to outside agencies ;
• Providing Individual coaching to parents requesting services;
• Conducting ‘Mommy and Me’ interactive time with families;
• Assisting with intake procedures as directed;
• Other related tasks as assigned


Qualifications:Qualifications: BSW, BS in Child Development.; Graduate level course work in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology or other related field.

Supervisory Reports: none

Unpaid Internship
Education:Not Applicable
Salary:Unpaid
Hours:Not Applicable
Days: Tuesday
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Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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