Volunteering

The MSU Center for Survivors has volunteer positions that will help you develop practical, work-related skills while providing essential services to people in need and reducing violence in the campus community.

Service areas include:

  • 24-hour crisis line
  • Crisis Chat – available 10am-10pm, 7 days per week
  • COMING SOON – Medical Advocacy 
  • Peer education and outreach

Review the Volunteer Training Flyer for the most current training dates and submit your Volunteer Application today!

Sexual Assault Crisis Intervention (SACI) Advocate

MSU students, alumni, faculty/staff, and community members are eligible to volunteer with the SACI team. SACI advocates must complete the comprehensive 30-hour training before providing crisis intervention services.

Requirements to Volunteer:

1. Complete volunteer application

2. Agree to a criminal background check (ICHAT), a federal sex offender registry search, a Michigan sex offender registry search, a MDHHS Clearance, and a MSU conduct check if applicable.

3. Complete 30-hour Sexual Assault Crisis Intervention (SACI) Advocate Training. An additional 10 hrs of training to provide medical advocacy. 

4. Attend weekly SACI volunteer meetings on Mondays at 6pm. 

5. Sign up for two service shifts a month.

6. One year commitment.

7. If you are a survivor of sexual assault, we ask that two years have elapsed since receiving services from the MSU Center for Survivors before applying to volunteer with our program.