Volunteer

We have a variety of opportunities for you to explore depending upon your passion, availability and experience. Volunteers must be over 21 years of age, have a valid California Driver’s License, a clean driving record, proof of auto insurance and successfully complete a background clearance.  

Family Violence Intervention Services

DV Champion for Change:

Take the pledge to say No More! to domestic violence in our community. Be an ambassador and help us bring prevention programs to schools and community groups. DV Champion volunteers help EDUCATE, ACTIVATE and GET INVOLVED community members who desire change.

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2-1-1 Information and Referral

211 Ventura County Volunteer (Disaster Pool):

During times of disaster, 2-1-1 provides callers with accurate, timely information to callers, including evacuation routes, shelters, road closures, public health orders and much more.

The 2-1-1 Disaster Pool is the group of volunteers who are contacted when disaster strikes to support the vital work of responding to the community during disaster. Volunteers are needed to provide assistance by answering disaster-specific calls and providing information to the caller. May provide clerical assistance as needed.

Potential volunteers meet with 2-1-1 staff for an initial 1 hour orientation, with periodic contact between disaster incidents. Must be comfortable with computer work. Must be comfortable with communicating by phone in a fast-paced work environment. Successful background and criminal clearance required.

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Mental Health

Front Office Assistant
Placement opportunity in Thousand Oaks. Assist with day to day office duties such as greeting and directing clients, filing/scanning/copying, stocking supplies, and small projects as needed. Qualifications: Computer knowledge, organized and positive attitude. Prefer commitment to 6-months of service; 2-3 days a week, flexible days and hours between 10am and 5pm. For further information, contact hrstaff@icfs.org or click on the link below to complete an inquiry now.

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Master’s Level Field Placement Trainees
Placement opportunities in Santa Paula, Thousand Oaks and Oxnard. Please submit resume with cover letter indicating term of field practicum placement. Bilingual Spanish speaking preferred. MFT and MSW field practicum student trainees provide individual, group and family counseling to youth and their parents in our service locations. Must be enrolled in Practicum as part of a Master’s Program. Minimum commitment on site is 10 hours per week. This is a volunteer opportunity and not a paid position. For further information, contact hrstaff@icfs.org or click on the link below to complete an inquiry now.

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Youth Program Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Development:
Interface invites members of the community to engage with our Street Outreach Program where volunteers can support Interface's efforts to engage youth in our runaway and homeless youth services. Volunteers would participate in community outreach through attending community events with staff, assist with contacting service providers and/or identify youth that may benefit from services.

Time commitment: Weekdays/early evenings/weekends. Bilingual preferred, but not required. For further information, please contact hrstaff@icfs.org

Youth Probation Programs:
Volunteers are needed to assist with weekly Diversion Classes for youth that Interface conducts in partnership with Juvenile Probation. Classes are ordered for first time offenders and deal with topics related to the offense they were cited for. Volunteers will work at registration tables, set-up referral table, and be trained to conduct PowerPoint presentations to youth and parents referred by Ventura County Probation Agency. Topics are: Substance Abuse, Violence Prevention, Petty Theft, Graffiti Vandalism. Each youth must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Class is educational in nature.
Time Commitment: Must commit to two hours weekly. Classes are in Oxnard, Thursday evenings, from 5 to 7 pm. Bilingual preferred, but not required. If interested, please contact

Time Commitment: Must commit to two hours weekly. Oxnard Class Thursday evenings from 5 to 7 pm. Simi Valley Class Tuesday evenings 5 to 7 pm. If interested, please contact hrstaff@icfs.org

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