Domestic Violence Victim Companion


(35.2274,-80.8452)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Campus of CMC-Main1000 Blythe Blvd.Charlotte, NC 28202


About

The Domestic Violence Healthcare Project (DVHP) is seeking volunteers to be trained as victim companions. Based at Carolinas Medical Center, (DVHP) provides 24-hour advocacy services to victims of intimate partner violence, in person at CMC-Main and by phone to all other Carolinas HealthCare System facilities.
Volunteers provide a comprehensive and caring response, which includes providing supportive services and safety planning based on short-term needs and long-term goals. DVHP volunteer companions provide services on nights, weekends and holidays during 12-hour on-call shifts. DVHP is accepting applications for all shifts.
If interested, please email dvhp@carolinas.org or call 704-446-3999.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Two 12 hour shifts per month
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