Providing safe and healthy homes for children of families in crisis.

HOST FAMILY – Volunteer Application Steps

Please complete the following steps by clicking on the links below.

 

 

PART ONE

 

APPLICANTS/HOUSEHOLD INFORMATION

Please note the additional general household information needed is included in Applicant 1 only.

 
OTHER ADULTS LIVING IN THE HOME

Other adults over 18 living in your home must complete an application and will also be sent an email for a Background Check.

 

PERSONAL ASSESSMENT

 

BACKGROUND CHECKS

You will receive an email invitation from Sterling Volunteers to complete a Background Check. There is a fee per applicant averaging $50.

 

CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT

 

STATEMENT OF FAITH

 

REFERENCES

There are three required references per household. Please send the following link to each of your three references. Click HERE

  • Reference 1 Friend/Colleague
  • Reference 2 Friend/Colleague
  • Reference 3 Pastor or Elder

 

PART TWO

 

TRAINING

Host Families are required to complete Safe Refuge Volunteer Training. We will notify you of the next available training dates.

 

HOME ASSESSMENT

When Part One of the application process is completed, we will contact you to schedule a Home Assessment and Interview.