Apply to become a VCS Volunteer Counselor

"I should have been a counselor!"
If you have ever said that to yourself, we can train you to become a volunteer counselor here at VCS.


27 hour course over 12 weeks

Professional instruction and supervision
Opportunities to work with real clients
Training fee required

Our counselors and clients represent a range of cultures, ethnicity, religions, sexual orientations and gender identities. We welcome volunteers from a wide variety of backgrounds.

Because of the nature of our work, both commitment and maturity are required. Volunteers should have four to five hours per week available for a minimum of 18 months. There is a non-refundable fee for the training. Candidates with special skills or qualifications, cultural expertise, or fluency in a second language are most welcome.

If you are interested in the VCS counselor training please complete and submit the form below.

You will receive a call back with more details.

VCS Volunteer Application

"Volunteer counseling at VCS is among the most rewarding work I've ever done. It is an honor and a privilege to witness the growth and changes that my clients work so hard to achieve."

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