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Until further notice training will be held via Zoom.

,Volunteer training is required to be completed by all S.A.F.E. Place Volunteers and Interns. Training does not need to be completed all at once.  The group training are more interactive, include interesting discussion, and an opportunity to meet other volunteers and staff members. Training is offered three times a year to accommodate schedules. Typically in January, May and in September.


Our crisis intervention training covers topics including, but not limited to: 


Shelter Orientation and History of S.A.F.E. Place​

Domestic Violence and the History of DV

​Counseling and Trauma Informed Practice

Court Systems and Law Enforcement

Civil Rights

​Human Trafficking

Intersectionality, Understanding Privilege and the Role of Allyship

Creating and Identifying Resources for Survivors 

Compassion Fatigue/Burnout and Self-Care

​Children and Domestic Violence


To sign up for training, contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Tina.

tmichmerhuizen@safeplaceshelter.org

Volunteer Training and Schedule