Magdalena House reserves the right to conduct a criminal background investigation; you may be asked to grant us written permission for that part of the volunteer screening process. Volunteers are required to maintain confidentiality at all times during their volunteer assignments. Turn off all location services on your phone or other electronic equipment while on the property. Do not take photos. Do not use social media while on the property. Do not share the address of Magdalena House, or directions to the property, with anyone outside the volunteer group, or share your location using any electronic device. Volunteers agree to support the policies and guidelines of Magdalena House. Volunteers may not smoke, drink, or use drugs on Magdalena House property. Please respect the residents, their privacy, and the house, as this is their home. Volunteers working directly with residents and/or the children are required to attend training before volunteering. Volunteers are required to dress appropriately and respectfully for the work they will undertake, including those volunteering with residents and children.