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Part-time Shelter Advocate

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Position: Part-time shelter advocate

When: Monday through Friday evenings, weekends

Hours: 16 hours per week

Application deadline: Until filled

The Family Center is looking for a part-time shelter advocate.


This position pays $11/hour.


More: The Shelter Advocate provides support to shelter residents during evening and night shifts, and provides support to shelter residents on alternate weekends. They also respond to calls and walk-ins as needed, admitting clients when appropriate. The Shelter Advocate provides a safe and comfortable environment for sheltered clients and remains non-judgmental and confidential.


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How to apply:


Download an application here: 

Send your completed application, resume, and cover letter to:

Sue Sippel, Director

500 25th St. N.

Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Application materials also can be faxed to: 



Click here to send an email to Director Sue Sippel.

Questions? Call 715-421-1559.


Interested in volunteering?

If you would like to volunteer at The Family Center, please check out the Volunteer page.

Volunteers are welcome in many capacities and can work in time slots that fits their schedule -- whether weekly, monthly, or anything in-between.

For more information, call 715-421-1559 and ask for the Volunteer Coordinator or check out the Volunteer page.