Our Expectations

The Devereux Center has certain expectations for our staff, volunteers, and clients to better facilitate a productive, safe, and friendly environment.

  • No one who is not a staff member of the Devereux Center may be on the property after dark.
    • A key to the building is required as proof.
  • Please be respectful of staff members’ or volunteers’ workspace.
    • Knock before entering any office with a closed door.
    • Ask permission before entering any workspace other than your own.
    • If you need to find something in another workspace, ask for help.
  • Aggressive or inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated. This includes:
    • No violence.
    • Mind your words. Excessive foul language is prohibited.
    • Respect and courtesy are required.
  • No weapons are allowed.
  • Clean up after yourself.
  • Volunteering is welcome, but not required.
  • “Helping out” is expected (e.g. carrying in donations, basic cleaning, assisting as requested)
  • Please be tolerant of others’ behaviors and opinions while on the property.
  • As a client, you are requested to work on a plan to move forward in your life journey.