Volunteer at Life Network
We truly could not accomplish what we do without our Life Network volunteers. Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering.
There are many ways to get involved, we have listed the opportunities below. We completely train and prepare each volunteer for their roles within the ministry. We will gladly help you determine which role is the best fit for your time and talents.
Contact Autumn (719.355.1170 or email@example.com) to inquire about training or with any questions. We look forward to talking with you!
Each tabbed section must be completed and submitted separately.
Pregnancy Center Client Advocate
Requirements: application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours), on-site training (self-paced), and a commitment to volunteer 2 – 4 times a month (4 hour day shifts or 2 hour evening shifts), or by special arrangement.
Pregnancy Center Locations:
- 3700 Galley Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
- 3925 N Centennial Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Requirements: application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours), in-house training (self-paced), and a commitment to volunteer four times a month, or by special arrangement. Those interested in volunteering in LifeSteps must have experience as a mother or father.
LifeSteps Baby Boutique/ Maternity Closet Volunteer
Requirements: application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours) recommended but not required, a regular time commitment of once every one to two weeks is preferred.
Pregnancy Center Receptionist
Requirements: application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours) recommended but not required, on-site training, and a commitment to volunteer 2 to 4 times a month (4 hour day shifts most needed).
Pregnancy Center Medical Volunteer (RN’s, LPN’s, MA’s, Sonographers and Physicians)
- RN’s, LPN’s, PA’s – Perform pregnancy tests, do lay counseling with clients, facilitate medical referrals, answer related medical questions, facilitate follow-up on positive test clients, assist doctors and sonographers with ultrasound procedures, and provide medical support to callers. Requirements: current medical license, application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours), on-site training (self-paced), and a commitment of at least two shifts per month.
- Sonographers and Physicians – Perform ultrasounds and provide medical support to clients. Requirements: current license, application, interview, in-service orientation, and a commitment of at least one shift per month.
Facilitator for Bridges of Hope Post-Abortion Recovery Group
Requirements: application, interview, initial volunteer training (14 hours), participation/observation during one 9 week session, and attendance at occasional facilitators’ trainings.
Special Event Volunteer
Requirements: application, interview, and training (offered by the Events team) for the specific event where you choose to volunteer.
Requirements: brief ministry orientation, application, interview, and a commitment to two flexible shifts per month. Computer skills are helpful but not required.
Speaker for Education for a Lifetime
Requirements: application, interview, EFL speaker training and public speaking or teaching experience.
Requirements: Intercessors can commit to participate in the following ways: 1) pray on-site at Life Network one day a week with other intercessors, or 2) pray offsite daily for Life Network with the monthly prayer calendar or 3) Sign up to receive our weekly prayer requests. (Only our on-site intercessors require an application and an informal orientation/interview.)
Send this reference form to three references (one pastoral and two personal):
You can include this link in an email to your references so they can download the reference form, or you can click on the link, print the form and send a physical copy to your references. Have your references email completed forms to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. They can also print the form and mail or fax it to us using the information below.
All forms can be faxed to (719) 573-7960 or mailed to Life Network at 3700 Galley Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80909.
Will I be trained before I start to volunteer?
Yes, training is important to us! Five times each year we offer a two-day volunteer training. Following that training there is additional in-house training specific to your volunteer position.
What qualifications do I need to volunteer?
- Both men and women of all ages volunteer at Life Network.
- Volunteers must be at least 21 years old to be in direct contact with clients.
- Our LifeSteps parenting program requires a minimum of two years parenting experience.
- Our Education for a Lifetime outreach is seeking EFL presenters willing to commit a minimum of 20 volunteer hours per semester. In addition, EFL needs medical professionals willing to offer their time to teach the medical piece of the PURSUE curriculum in local schools.
- In addition to having a heart to serve Life Network clients, every volunteer must pass a background check, agree to confidentiality and sign our Statement of Faith.
What are the volunteer opportunities at Life Network?
There are many ways to get involved, please see the “Opportunities” tab for further descriptions.
How do I sign up to volunteer?
Please complete the volunteer application online (all tabs of the application must be submitted separately.) Once references are received, you will be contacted to set up an interview at Life Network.
What is the time commitment?
We will work with you to determine the best fit with your schedule and our needs as a ministry. There are opportunities weekdays, weeknights and Saturday mornings.
Do you have opportunities for groups?
Yes! Most groups who volunteer at Life Network help in our administrative department or with our special events in June and October. Please contact us for more information.