Please call us for current volunteer opportunities

Volunteers are an integral part of our mission: we could not do the work that we do without help from our volunteers. The information below outlines our volunteer experience and explains the next steps towards becoming a volunteer at our organization.


Why should I volunteer at AHIO?


Help Victims of Violence: AHIO volunteers help us achieve our mission which is to provide support, prevent violence, and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.


Convenient Locations: AHIO provides an array of services in all five boroughs, which means that volunteer activities are most likely available in locations close to where you live, work or go to school.


Build Your Skills: Volunteering at AHIO is an incredible opportunity to build or develop your skill set. Our volunteers and staff come from diverse backgrounds and are eager to share their specialized knowledge and experience.

Network with Non-Profit Professionals: Volunteering at AHIO provides access to a staff of over 700, as well as many other committed volunteers, offering ample opportunities to establish professional connections. Safe Horizon also has close partnerships with other agencies. Many of our programs are co-located with our criminal justice, medical and other social service partners.


What if I don’t know what services AHIO provides?

Don’t worry. The breadth and volume of our services are naturally overwhelming. To get a better understanding of how AHIO assists victims of crime and abuse, please Call us at: 973-370-0907 and learn how you can help.



What is it REALLY like to volunteer at AHIO?

Due to the critical needs of our clients and the complexity of our services, AHIO typically requires a consistent and longer term commitment from its volunteers. Volunteers become part of the bedrock of our organization, playing a critical role in our programs and administration.

What is the first step towards becoming a volunteer?

Apply for one of our volunteer opportunities. By calling our office


What if I have additional questions?

Feel free to contact our volunteer team with any questions you may have about volunteering or internships.

Phone: 973-370-0907


AHIO volunteers help us provide support, prevent violence, and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities. Our volunteer opportunities range from one-day projects to long-term commitments. We have volunteer opportunities Our volunteers come from diverse backgrounds and bring a wide array of skills to AHIO. We will help you find a volunteer position that suits your interests and schedule.

AHIO welcomes diverse volunteers and will not discriminate because of race, age, creed, color, sex, gender, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, citizenship status, or veteran status including status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran.