HopeLine is always looking for volunteers to join to our team! HopeLine volunteers provide confidential listening services, crisis and suicide intervention, and information referrals to the community.

  • 18 years of age

  • Caring, compassionate, and willing to help those in crisis

  • 32 hour training class plus 2 four-hour internships (40 hours total)

  • Commit to at least 12 hours per month of service on the lines for a minimum of 12 months after training.


  1. Submit the application

  2. Phone interview with the Program Coordinator

  3. Attend 40 hours of HopeLine training

  4. Be selected as a HopeLine volunteer



Due to COVID-19, HopeLine is currently re-evaluating how we will deliver trainings, please contact the Program Coordinator, at

programs@hopeline-nc.org for questions. 



If you need any additional information about the volunteer application process, training, or volunteer requirements, please contact the Program Coordinator, at programs@hopeline-nc.org or call the HopeLine Business Office: (919) 832-3326 x7011.

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