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24-Hour Crisis Line


The Montgomery Area Family Violence Program, Inc. (Family Sunshine Center) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.


Please send resumes to:

Personnel Director

P.O. Box 5160

Montgomery, AL 36103

or email info@familysunshine.org

Applications will not be accepted after the listed closing date.

Children’s Therapist CARES Program

Provide assessments and treatment services for clients participating in the CARES Program.  This includes but is not limited to client screenings and assessments, treatment plans, client record keeping practices, and quality control of service delivery system.  Work closely with project partners to maximize treatment services for children, adolescents and their families who experience the effects of domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence and physical abuse and neglect.  Participate in providing trainings and resource development to partners, community service providers and organizations on trauma and its effects on children and families.  Participate in implementing the CARES Program required data collections, evaluation and reporting requirements.

Qualifications include: Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field; social work or counseling license preferred.  Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of trauma related to family violence and sexual assault.  Experience in counseling all ages of children.  Knowledge of child development and family systems.  Knowledge of a variety of treatment approaches preferred.  Exhibit strong verbal, written and technological communication skills.  Please send your resume’ by September 15, 2017.       


Sexual Assault Counselor Dallas, Perry and Wilcox Counties:

Provide supportive services to include advocacy, accompaniment to forensic exam and law enforcement questioning, and crisis counseling to victims of sexual assault and/or families as needed in Dallas, Perry and Wilcox counties. Work closely with STAR and the SANE program to expand capacity to meet needs of sexual assault victims which include being on call at night to provide advocacy and counseling or to transport clients to the OPFJC or Lighthouse’s Forensic Exam Traveling Unit as needed to obtain a forensic exam. Identify local resources and service providers to develop appropriate referral resources for sexual assault victims.


Relief House Manager

Provides facility coverage to ensure security of clients and shelter.  Admits and discharges clients. Completes forms, checks rooms, and completes exit interviews.  Answers the crisis line, assesses emergency status of callers and makes appropriate referrals.  Monitors completion of household chores.  Assures all food items are available for meals and snacks.  Completes initial intake for new clients.  Issues needed supplies.  Assists in keeping closets organized.  Provides clients with empathetic listening to increase client’s self-awareness, reduce dependency and improve self-esteem. High school diploma and experience in a residential facility and/or social service agency.    


Student Intern Program

Student interns are placed at the Family Sunshine Center through partnerships with area universities and colleges. Internships are available on a limited basis. While interns typically are studying social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, and psychology, other programs are considered. The application process is the same as for general volunteers. Please apply early because slots fill up quickly. Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 206-2128 or via EMAIL









PO Box 5160, Montgomery, Alabama 36103-5160      334.206.2100