TALK Line Volunteer Training

Join us for an in-depth training on how to answer calls, engage and listen to callers, and support parents in crisis.

Here are the dates & times for this training:

Thurs, Feb 22: 6-9 PM
Sat, Feb 24: 9 AM – 4 PM
Tues, Feb 27: 6-9 PM
Thur, Mar 1: 6-9 PM
Sat, Mar 3: 9 AM – 4 PM
Tues, Mar 6: 6-9 PM

About the TALK Line volunteer opportunity:

Time Commitment: 1 year, 4 hours / week
Training Required: 3 weeks
Location: Safe & Sound (1757 Waller Street / Haight)

The TALK Line, a 24 / 7 parental support line, is staffed primarily by volunteers.  The TALK Line, short for Telephone Aid in Living with Kids, handles about 10,000 calls per year, offering round-the-clock telephone counseling to anyone seeking support on topics related to caring for children. As a TALK Line Telephone Counselor, you will be part of a supportive network that parents can reach out to in times of need and lean on to cope with stress.