Volunteer at Peace at Home Family Shelter 

Help us help others.

Volunteers are an integral part of our work, empowering victims of domestic violence to survive and thrive by nurturing their self-determination and courage. We are grateful for the time and effort volunteers dedicate to making our community a safer place to live.

Volunteer Requirements


Applicants must be at least 18 years old.


Complete volunteer application and three background checks.


Schedule an interview with the Volunteer Coordinator.


Complete AR Mandated Reporter certification and 5 hours of domestic violence training.


Complete Peace at Home volunteer orientation.

We are not currently accepting new volunteer applications. If you are interested in group volunteer opportunities or have questions about future openings, please email Katherine Tyson at ktyson@peaceathomeshelter.com

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Community Leadership Council


The Community Leadership Council comprises of 10-18 individuals who will strive to help advance the mission, vision, and programs of Peace at Home. Members will expand community awareness around domestic violence and help grow the relationship between Peace at Home and our surrounding community. 

Professional Services


Peace at Home Family Shelter is looking for volunteers interested in providing professional services. Professionals in fields such as hairdressing and law interested in providing services pro-bono are always in need.

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Chat Line



Chat Line Volunteers will provide crucial support and immediate response to those in crisis, experiencing trauma, needing support or empowerment, looking for resources, or contacting Peace at Home staff. 

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(in person & on-call)


Support Peace at Home clients and staff by providing childcare to children while their parents attend counseling and support
group sessions.

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Currently a Volunteer?

Contact Our Volunteer Coordinator