We are happy that you are considering becoming a helpline Volunteer! Volunteers are recruited on a regular basis. The following are some of the more important attributes we are looking for in our volunteers:

  • Good listener
  • Non-judgmental & empathetic
  • Easy access to Brussels
  • Fluent in English
  • Expect to remain in Brussels for at least 18 months
  • Have day and evening availability with occasional night duties (approx. 8 hours per week in total)

No previous experience is necessary as following the interview process, comprehensive training and regular professional supervision are provided. For more information call us on 02 647 67 80, or email directly and tell us more about yourself This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Address your letter to the Helpline Supervisors and mark the subject line “Helpline Volunteer”.

Should you decide to apply to become a Helpline volunteer, please do not mention your application to anyone but those closest to you, as confidentiality and anonymity are essential. We will explain more when we meet you!