The Women’s Center of Jacksonville welcomes volunteers and interns. Are you interested in becoming involved? We have many exciting opportunities that will allow you to make a difference in the lives of women and girls. Volunteers receive extensive training, so don’t worry if you don’t have experience. For more info contact Volunteer Coordinator, Veronica Session, at 904-722-3000 x211.
Art and Soul Committee Volunteer: If you are interested in local art, you can help plan and produce art exhibits at the Women’s Center and in the community highlighting regional women artists.
Bosom Buddies Volunteer Survivor Advocate: Bosom Buddies is looking for breast cancer survivors interested in being trained as volunteer Survivor Advocates. Advocates attend medical appointments, take notes, act as a “second set of ears” and help newly diagnosed women through the medical maze.
Literacy Tutor: If you are passionate about literacy, participate in this rewarding program by tutoring students in reading, writing, math, social studies, science, computer skills, or English as a second language. Training and support are provided.
On-Call Advocate: If you feel called to empower adult victims of sexual assault, you can train to become an advocate.
Hot Line Advocate: Hotline volunteers respond to phone calls from victims of sexual assault.
Outreach Assistant: If you want to educate community members, students, police officers or community leaders about our services you can become an outreach assistant.
Administrative Assistant: Not interested in direct client services? We always need help with daily administrative task!
Rape Recovery Team Assistant: Help to put together materials for presentations, assist with special events, help operate the Victims of Sexual Assault Hotline (optional), make phone calls and much more !
Graphic Design and Marketing Assistant: If you have experience creating ads and flyers you can produce materials for WCJ outreach and events.
Other: Other opportunities exist that are not listed here. Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator for more information.