There is a volunteer opportunity waiting for you!

We do not generally have volunteer opportunities that involve working directly with our clients, although depending upon your skills we may have opportunities that place volunteers with staff. 

Request a volunteer application by e-mailing info@rise-ny.org.  


If you're looking for meaningful work that makes a difference with a great team of people, check out our job openings below.

To apply, please complete an application and mail along with your current resume to Rise at PO Box 393, Endicott, NY 13761.  Please do not send job applications through e-mail.


Current Job Openings:


On-Call Staff

Part Time.  This position provides on call coverage at our domestic violence shelter as needed.  Work may involve crisis intervention, resident assistance, facilities maintenance or other duties as needs arise. Requires weekend, overnight, and holiday availability.  



Crisis Intervention Counselor

Full Time.  The CIC works directly with survivors of domestic violence who are in the shelter program.  Provides short-term counseling and guidance, intervenes in crisis situations, and provides for the basic needs of all residents in the facility while working under the supervision of the Shelter Manager.  This position requires a two-year degree in Human Services or a closely related field and three years of work experience in a human services organization.  Requires weekend, overnight, and holiday availability.  A valid driver's license and clean driving record is required.



Residential Program

Advocacy Services


What is domestic violence?

Domestic Violence is a pattern of coercive behavior. This pattern can include abuse of various sorts of one family member by another including:

Perpetrators of domestic violence have a goal to establish and maintain power and control over their partners and/or other family members.

This violence affects people in every racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic group and includes people of all ages who have lived together or who have had an intimate relationship.

Domestic violence often escalates in severity and frequency over time and can have serious health and psychological ramifications.

How can you learn more?

Representatives from Rise are available to speak to community organizations about domestic violence and our services.

For more information, call 6O7.748.7453.

For additional information: www.opdv.ny.gov/whatisdv