Individual Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining our team through volunteering. Ascension Place, Inc. regularly relies on the vision, gifts and passion of our committed volunteers. Your presence makes a profound difference in the lives of the women and families we serve; we could not do this important work without our volunteers.

After reviewing our individual volunteer opportunities, please apply here.

Family Shelter Support

Description: Positive interaction with adults is especially important for children experiencing the trauma of homelessness and is integral. Help our staff manage the day-to-day activities in the shelter. Provide 1:1 attention to our children and youth in the building through tutor/mentoring, help with child care during groups, serve and support moms during meal time.

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings

Location: St. Anne’s Place


Activities Support

Description: The women and families in our all three of our programs spend time learning and growing in group activities on-site and off-site. Assist in the planning and execution of activities such as art projects, exercise, games, music, knitting, yoga, baking and day trips to zoos, hiking trails, sporting events and arts performances.

Schedule: Flexible

Location: Ascension Place, St. Anne’s Place or Next Step Housing


Administrative Support

Description: With multiple programs, locations and many clients, our front offices are always busy. You can be a great help to the organization and develop a solid understanding of housing programs by answering phones and doors, entering data, sorting donations, doing inventory of goods and more.

Schedule: Flexible

Location: Ascension Place or Next Step Housing


Kitchen Support

Description: All clients at St. Anne’s Place and Ascension Place are provided with breakfast, lunch and dinner each day. You can assist our kitchen managers with cooking and serving during the week or cook and serve a meal on your own on the weekends.

Schedule: Mealtimes

Location: Ascension Place