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24-hour Domestic Violence Hotline:
(727) 895-4912, TTY: (727) 828-1269
Outside Pinellas County call: (800) 500-1119, TDD: (800) 621-4202

Volunteer Opportunities


FCADV* Certified Shelter Advocate

Assist participants with school and job applications; research resources; make referrals; drive participants to appointments; answer the crisis line; tutor and play games with participants’ children; assist with support groups; prepare meals; decorate, maintain and clean shelters; plan activities for participants and their children; be a friend and listen. Day or evening shift. Requires background check, staff interview, and FCADV training.  

*FCADV stands for Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

FCADV* Certified Youth Center Advocate

Supervise children while their parents attend support group meetings. Tutor, play games, read stories or assist on the playground. Day or evening shift. Requires background check,  staff interview, and FCADV training.  

*FCADV stands for Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

FCADV* Certified Crisis Line Advocate

Assist crisis line callers. Help staff with record keeping, program materials and other office needs. Extensive training is provided. Day or evening shift. Requires background check, staff interview, and FCADV training.  

*FCADV stands for Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

FCADV* Certified Justice Advocate

Provide information and referrals to survivors and their children who enter the legal system for protection of domestic violence. Provide court advocacy to survivors seeking an Injunction for Protection (restraining order). Explain eligibility for injunction and CASA’s services. Assist participant with completing paperwork and writing narratives describing threats or violence. Extensive training is provided. No prior legal experience is required. Day shift. Requires background check, staff interview, and FCADV training.  

*FCADV stands for Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence.



Life Skills Advocate

Share your knowledge with program participants through workshops that you create and deliver. Requested topics: basic automobile maintenance, nutrition, food shopping on a budget, financial planning, household budgeting, resume writing, job interviewing, fitness, stress reduction, yoga, arts and crafts, sewing, home decorating on a budget, etc. Don’t let this list limit your imagination. We welcome your ideas. Evening shift. Requires background check, staff interview, and workshop curriculum approval.



Community Education Advocate

Spread the word about domestic violence and CASA’s mission at health fairs, conferences, seminars, information fairs, schools and meetings. Training and materials are provided. Shift varies. As needed. Requires background check and staff interview.



Thrift Shoppe Assistant

Help shoppers at the CASA Collection Thrift Shoppe find merchandise, sort and price donated items and assist at checkout by bagging items. Volunteers are not required to handle money or work the cash register unless they request that responsibility. Some light lifting and standing may be required. Day shift during store hours. Requires background check and staff interview.



Thrift Store Merchandiser

Use our merchandise to create attractive displays. Dress mannequins. Arrange books and clothing into categories. Arrange furniture to show off its sales potential. We welcome your creativity. Some heavy lifting required. Day shift during store hours. Requires background check and staff interview.



Event Assistant

CASA produces many events each year and many hands are needed to run them. Help with greeting, registration check-in, set-up, tear-down, pick-up and delivery, photography, etc. Orientation is not required. Times vary. Requires staff interview.



Maintenance Help

Work with our maintenance team to restore vacant apartments.  Light painting, cleaning, and helping to keep our properties clean. Requires background check and staff interview.

Group or One-Time Volunteer Opportunities

(Orientation and background checks are not required)

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