Volunteer with Safe Passage!

Join us in the movement to reduce and prevent domestic and sexual violence in DeKalb County! 

Do you want to do something that is satisfying and of great service to your community? Do you want to make a positive impact on the lives of those affected by domestic and sexual violence? Become a Safe Passage volunteer!

Volunteers are the heart of Safe Passage
Volunteers help Safe Passage thrive through their invaluable time and talents. Because of the vital role volunteers provide, Safe Passage is able to offer and maintain the quality and amount of services needed to help those affected by domestic and sexual violence. We thank you for your service!

Volunteer Requirements
Volunteers are required to complete a 6 month commitment, providing 3 hours weekly on site and two 24-hour Medical On-Call shifts a month. As a Medical On-Call Advocate, you will provide emotional support at Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, Valley West Hospital and police departments in DeKalb County.   

Volunteer Positions Available:

To become a Safe Passage Volunteer, you must:

  • Care about the welfare of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault victims and issues
  • Fill out our application
  • Must pass background check
  • Complete our 65 hour training, for our current training schedule click here.

If you would like to be more involved in addressing the issue of domestic violence in DeKalb County but are unable to commit to the requirements at Safe Passage please consider becoming a Court Watch volunteer! Learn more here.

Apply Here

Questions or concerns? Please contact Pamela Rosales: 815.756.5228 x144 || prosales@safepassagedv.org