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Join Our Team

We are growing!

Interested in joining the Harbor House team? Explore the open positions below to see which fits your unique skills.

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Part-time (~24 hours/week); Kankakee

Work directly with survivors seeking emergency shelter for safety from domestic violence and answer hotline calls, supporting survivors every step in their journeys.  We're committed to creating a diverse, inclusive work culture that closely matches the diversity of our clients.

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Part-time (10-15 hours/week); Watseka

Assist the community as a passionate, customer-service focused Resale Shoppe Advocate where all proceeds support survivors of domestic violence. 

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Volunteer; Kankakee

Supports survivors of domestic violence through hotline calls, observing sessions, client contact, assisting at outreach events and more. Must commit a minimum of 450 hours to the program.

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Volunteer; Kankakee

Work closely with the Executive Director and Business Manager handling a variety of daily business tasks and various projects depending on current needs and intern’s program requirements. Must complete a minimum of 50 hours.

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