Volunteer/Internship Opportunities

Opportunities to Benefit Children and Youth:

HOPE Counselor (ages 18-24): Committed to attending camp and year-round activities

HOPE Mentor (ages 25+): Committed to attending year-round mentorship activities, camp is optional

HOPE Nurse/Nurse Student: Nurses are needed during departure day or during camp 

Holiday Adopt - A- Family: Learn more here

Opportunities to Benefit Adults:


Do YOU have a special skill to offer the most vulnerable in our community?

We would appreciate your help in areas, such as:

  • Mentorship

  • Public Speaking

  • Community Outreach

  • Marketing

  • Fundraising

  • Budgeting 

  • Legal Consultation (Domestic Violence issues; Child custody)

  • Legal Support (Domestic Violence restraining orders)


Interns: We provide training opportunities and supervision to graduate students from schools such as San Diego State University, University of Southern California, and California State University San Marcos. Graduate level MSW students work as case managers with our Journey programs for women and their children fleeing domestic violence. Graduate level MSW administrative interns work closely with executive director Mary Case.


Volunteer Opportunities for Camp HOPE contact Yolanda Ruiz at 619-214-1161 or yolanda@crisishouse.org

Volunteers & Interns for adult opportunities contact Mary Case at 619-444-3132 or mcase@crisishouse.org

To report domestic violence, contact the San Diego County Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-888-DV-LINKS or 1-888-385-4657

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