The trusted leader in homeless Rescue and Recovery services since 1949

LEVEL 1 OPPORTUNITIES are for individuals who wish to serve one-time, semi-regularly, or on a regular basis.  Level 1 volunteers do not necessarily need to be practicing Christians, but must sign an Honor Statement and agree to honor the Statement of Faith of Waterfront Rescue Mission.

Step One: Select or read the Volunteer Position Description below to see more detailed information about each position.

Step Two: Complete and submit the application to begin the process of scheduling.

Volunteers must fill out the Level 1 Volunteer Packet
Please submit application to
For more information, please call 855-853-8655

All volunteers must be placed on the schedule by the Volunteer Ministry Team in order to serve.

Client Contact Volunteer Opportunities

  • Guest Services Attendant
    • Time Commitment: 2:30pm-4:30pm; Job Summary: An individual is needed to greet and help register men for night lodging at the Mission.  This individual would also be trained in Service Point Software.
  • Medication Distributor
    • Time Commitment: 6:00am-8:00am or 5:00pm-7:00pm; Job Summary: An individual is needed to assist the Chaplains and Program Manager with medicine distribution/call, as well as assisting with clerical aspect of organizing papers, medicine and supplies related to med call.
  • Day Resource Center Secretary
    • Time Commitment: varies; Job Summary: A secretary is needed to perform administrative duties working in conjunction with another or additional part-time volunteers.
  • Skill-based Volunteer