For more information on our volunteer program, policies & volunteer requirements, please review the following documents:
General Information and Requirements
The minimum age to volunteer at Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center is 13 years old. Volunteers age 13-17 must have written parental permission in order to volunteer. All prospective volunteers must attend a 1-hour volunteer orientation in order to be eligible to become a volunteer. During orientation, volunteers will learn about the SAEHC�s history, programs and open volunteer positions. Some programs require volunteers to be a minimum of 18 years of age and the volunteer must pass a background check prior to starting their volunteer service.Click here to complete your volunteer profile
Please note that completing the volunteer sign-up form online does not guarantee that you will become a volunteer for SAEHC. You must attend an orientation and complete an interview prior to selection.
Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center (SAEHC) recognizes that you, our volunteers, are the true heart and soul of our organization and that it would be impossible to accomplish our mission without the sacrifices you make on our clients� behalf. Your complete unselfishness in giving your time, talents and treasures is beyond compare and truly makes our organization�s programs successful.
SAEHC is dedicated to creating a pleasant, helpful, and fun environment in which our volunteers are utilized at all levels of the agency. We strongly encourage you, our volunteers, to challenge yourselves and develop to your full potential. We are further committed to actively recruiting volunteers that reflect the cultural diversity and needs of our community. In addition, we will participate in ongoing, reciprocal exchanges of information and ideas with our volunteers in order to actively increase the level of quality services that are afforded to our clients.
Thank you for your commitment and dedication to the Sacramento Area Emergency Housing Center!
Community Partnerships Coordinator