Two volunteers are required for this shift. The shift is from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Morning Volunteer Hosts must stay until all guests leave and the shelter is cleaned.

After arriving, sign in and make yourself a name tag – first name only.


       Put out juice, coffee and lite breakfast items (i.e., fruit, muffins, donuts, pastries, etc.).

       Wake the guests at 7:30 am unless there is a specific request to wake someone earlier.  Keep in mind that youth guests will have school         and bussing schedules that we need to accommodate.  

       Supervised Tobacco/Vaping Breaks: An GCHH manager or designee must accompany guests on the supervised outdoor tobacco              

       use/vaping breaks.  These take place once an hour on the half-hour from 6:30 until 8:30 a.m.  Guests must utilize the smoking shelter

      during this time. Guests should also keep their voices down in consideration of neighbors while out on these breaks. 

       Designate a volunteer host to return necessary to provide guests access to their medications before they leave the shelter for the day. 

       They may choose to take their medications with them.

       Any personal belongings left at the shelter must be placed in the tote or their locker.

       By 8:30 am, begin cleaning the sleeping areas, bathrooms, and kitchen/dining areas, using gloves and designated cleaning agents.

       Make sure all food is stored away.  

       Check toilet paper and hand towel supplies and replace if necessary. 

       Lock all doors.

       Guests must leave the shelter and premises at 9:00 a.m.