Christ House (Washington DC)
Mission: Residential medical facility for homeless men and women who are too sick to be on the street or in shelters but not sick enough to stay in the hospital. Round-the-clock medical care, social services, meals, structured activities, clothing, and a place to recover are provided. Housing is sought for patients upon their discharge. (www.christhouse.org)
Volunteer Position: Staff nurse, nursing assistant, social worker, community builder, generalist and maintenance assistant.
Period: Mid-August - Early August
Apply by: March 15; positions often fill early in spring
Housing: Intentional Community among volunteers in Emmanuel House near Christ House
Minimum Age: 19 years