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Volunteer

From answer­ing our 24 Hour Sup­port Line, sit­ting on cen­tre com­mit­tees and vol­un­teer­ing at events, last year vol­un­teers con­tributed over 11,000 hours to the centre.

How to volunteer

There is lots of excit­ing and reward­ing work to be done at SACHA

Women and non-binary volunteers answer SACHA’s support line twenty-four hours a day from their homes. A sixteen week training is provided for all interested volunteers.

For more information on becoming a support line volunteer check out this pdf or contact Miriam through our contact form or at 905.525.4573 x222. Screening starts Summer 2020 and the next training will begin in Fall 2020.

Fundraising Committee

Help to raise money so that SACHA can continue to provide our amazing services. Volunteers on the Fundraising Committee help to organize our annual fundraiser Chocolate Fest.

If you are interested in joining the Fundraising Committee, please contact us.

Management Committee

Help SACHA to make decisions on how the centre is run and how we engage in our work.

If you are interested in volunteering on Management Committee please contact Caitlin - SACHA's Management Committee Chair through our contact form.

Click here to download the SACHA Management Committee Call for Applications.
Click here to download the Management Committee Application Package.

Take Back the Night

Take Back the Night is a powerful opportunity for all woman-identified individuals to build connections, reclaim our right to safety, and courageously stand up against violence in our community.

Buy Take Back the Night t-shirts at our Threadless shop - https://sacha.threadless.com/

Hamilton Feminist Zine Fair

The Hamilton Feminist Zine Fair, organized by SACHA, celebrates and creates spaces for marginalized groups to have discussions about feminism through do-it-yourself publishing.

Chocolate Fest

Chocolate Fest is SACHA's biggest and chocolatey-est fundraiser. If you are interested in volunteering at Chocolate Fest, reach out through our contact form.

Education/Awareness volunteers are mainly responsible for helping create public awareness about SACHA, our services, and upcoming events. This is mostly done through tabling at events and festivals in the Hamilton Area (including Stoney Creek, Ancaster, Dundas, and Waterdown). They also help assist at public education workshops (online and in person) with logistics, group facilitation, and demonstrations.

Our next intake of Education/Awareness volunteers is happening now! This intake period will end on June 30th 2020.

You can apply be completing the Education/Awareness Volunteer Application and emailing it along with a current resume or summary of your relevant experience (can include work, volunteer work, and life experience) to Miranda at pubed@sacha.ca

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905-525-4162
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