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Volunteer Opportunities & Internships

INTERESTED in VOLUNTEERING OR INTERNING at the CAC? Please review the information below and complete the form at the bottom of the page. A CAC staff member will connect with you directly regarding opportunities.

Requirements

  1. 18 Years of Age

  2. Complete Application, Interview and Screening Process

  3. Pass Criminal History & Background Checks

  4. Complete Training

  5. Sign Confidentiality Form

  6. A concern for children and the genuine desire to help

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES - We have internship opportunities available in the Advocacy, Development, Interviewing and Mental Health departments to empower future professionals with experience and resources in the field of child maltreatment.

What is an Internship?

  • A formal work experience arrangement that is part of an education or training course where the student needs to gain experience in a particular occupation or industry

  • Always a short term arrangement without pay

  • Provides students with skills to help them transition from study to work

  • Being involved in our internship program does not guarantee an offer of a paid position on staff at the CAC

VOLUNTEERING ROLES - We offer a variety of volunteering opportunities onsite for individuals and groups to volunteer.

A volunteer is someone who works unpaid for the main purpose of benefiting someone else. We have volunteer opportunities in the following areas at the CAC:

Clerical Volunteer

  • Assist with general office duties including typing, filing, copying,  shredding, scrapbook,  mail outs

  • Computer data  input

  • Other secretarial/receptionist duties

  • Answer telephone, route phone calls, take messages, answer door

Events Volunteer

  • Set up booths and pass out educational information for public awareness events

  • Work with a committee to plan, organize and request donations for fund raising activities and projects

  • Work with Development Director and Event committee

Special Projects

  • Yard maintenance – weed pulling; leaf-raking; flower bed mulching, etc.

VOLUNTEER/INTERN CONTACT FORM:

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Please indicate interest in either an internship or volunteer opportunity

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In 2017, we provided 833 initial services to children, and:

  • Conducted Forensic Interviews

    806

  • Performed Forensic Medical Exams

    111

  • Provided Counseling Sessions

    2,337

  • Facilitated Educational Training to Individuals

    3,905

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