Make a difference in the lives of survivors—volunteer with CPAF today!



Time Commitment

A few hours per month


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


LA Metro Area
Los Angeles
United States



CPAF is proud to be able to provide many of the essentials—linens, toiletries, pantry items, and clothing—for families moving into shelter as they flee domestic violence. Helping families feel at home and provided for is a critical component of CPAF’s residential services!


CPAF invites you to apply to volunteer with our residential services staff by assisting with Friday grocery shopping, sorting and organizing the clothing closet, taking inventory of supplies on hand, and ensuring the well-being of residents. 

Requirements: LiveScan Background check; TB test; volunteer application and interview; completion of CPAF’s 65-hour Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Advocate Training


Visit for more information or to submit an inquiry form to get the application process started.


Center for the Pacific Asian Family (CPAF) is a non-profit organization recognized nationally for its pioneering work in domestic violence and sexual assault. CPAF’s multi-lingual and multi-cultural services include a 24-hour hotline, short term and long term shelters, counseling, case management, and supportive services. CPAF also provides violence prevention programs, outreach, education and advocacy on the issues of family violence and violence against women, focusing on the Asian and Pacific Islander community.


CPAF is a community based organization that draws from multiple disciplines to holistically serve individuals and families of many different sizes and cultural backgrounds. Staff work in environments where children are present and may be called upon to provide support as needed.


  • Training Provided
  • Language/Cultural Support Available


  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

Visit for more information or to submit an inquiry form to get the application process started.