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The YWCA offers a variety of paid and volunteer positions.  Contact us to learn more about how you can contribute to your community.  

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Assists the YWCA Abused Women’s Services staff with the day to day shelter/agency operations, with a six month commitment required. Volunteer reports to the Community Education Director.   

  • To become familiar with shelter, staff, and organizational structure
  • To understand policies and procedures.
  • To understand the purpose and use of documentation and forms.
  • To become familiar with other agencies and resources.
  • To respond to crisis phone calls and request for referrals.
  • To provide reflective listening to the women and children in the shelter.
  • To help maintain a clean and orderly environment.To perform other duties as needed.


  • Commitment to time as scheduled
  • Open communication of questions and concerns
  • Additional reading and training as may be necessary
  • Adherence to AWS policies and procedures


  • Personal interview
  • Three letters of reference
  • Copy of driver’s license
  • Pre-service training
  • In-service training
  • Criminal background check 

Apply at YWCA:
766 S. Highland Street
Memphis, TN 38111
Mon. – Fri. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Download the volunteer application form