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Volunteer to help victims of sexual assault in North Georgia

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Rape Response

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Rape Response

Rape Response, Inc. is a United Way agency serving victims of sexual assault ages 13 and older with support, advocacy and education in Dawson, Hall, Habersham, Forsyth, Lumpkin & White Counties.

Volunteers are trained to answer calls on our 24/7 crisis hotline and to provide medical accompaniment in the Emergency Room during forensic medical exams. Volunteers are on call two week nights or one weekend per month and are free to maintain their own schedules. Potential volunteers must be 18 or older and attend all training sessions.

For more information about training and dates or to fill out an application, call us at 770-503-7273 or visit our website at www.raperesponse.com/volunteer.

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About Rape Response

Location:

PO BOX 2883, GAINESVILLE, GA 30503, US

Mission Statement

Rape Response serves as a system of support, education, and advocacy, providing services to the community and to survivors of sexual assault while safeguarding the dignity of each person served.

Description

Volunteers undergo training so that they can respond to crisis calls. They also accompany victims to the hospital and provide on-going support during forensic exams.

Trainings are held twice a year. Interested volunteers are encouraged to visit www.raperesponse.com or call Rape Response for the next available training dates.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Crisis Support

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

615 Oak Street Suite 300Gainesville, GA 30501

(34.29977,-83.83376)
 

SKILLS

  • Spanish
  • English
  • People Skills
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Bilingual
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two evenings or one weekend a month
  • Must complete volunteer training, a background check and personal interview

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