The Christ House Volunteer Corps is an extension of the mission of Christ House that offers individuals the incredible opportunity to serve alongside men experiencing homelessness with acute medical needs in Washington, DC while living in intentional community at Emmanuel House. The service year for Year Long Volunteers (YLVs) runs June to June each year.
We welcome the unique gifts that each person brings in terms of their education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, color, religion, ability, sexual orientation and beliefs. For more information, please check out our YLV frequently asked questions page.
Interested in learning more about the program and staying up-to-date on our application process? Complete the interest form at the bottom of this page! Learn about YLV roles here.
The application for the 2022-2023 cohort is available above. The priority deadline for consideration is December 1, 2021. Initial interviews for applicants will be offered in early December. All applications received after December 1, 2021, will be reviewed on a rolling basis for positions that remain open. To review the YLV position descriptions, click here.
See what our former YLVs have to say about their time at Christ House…