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United Way #8893
Federal EIN: 54-0899463

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Alternative House currently has no open positions. Please visit us in the future for new openings!


Emergency Teen Shelter Volunteer

Title: Shelter Volunteer

Objective: Volunteers at Alternative House provide a helping hand for at‑risk young people and help youth improve education, life and social skills.  This empowers youth to gain the self-confidence necessary to become successful and independent community members.  Enrich the experience of the residents by engaging with and serving as support for shelter counseling staff.

Responsibilities, Expectations and Accountability


Supervision Provided to Volunteers

Required Training