Volunteer Response Advocate


(44.87597,-92.62285)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1343 N Main StreetRiver Falls, WI 54022

Somerset Movies in the Park

About

The Volunteer Response Advocate position is an on-call position requiring 6-8 shifts per month. Out Volunteer Response Advocates provide 24/7 advocacy services to victims of interpersonal violence. While on-call, our advocates can go about their day to day lives with the notion that they may have to respond to a crisis call. The On -Call Volunteer Response Advocate is responsible for providing immediate crisis intervention, emotional support, information and referrals to victims of sexual assault and interpersonal violence through SART’s 24-hour Crisis line. The Volunteer Response Advocate also provides accompaniment to the forensic nurse exam at one of the hospitals SART contracts with in the St. Croix and Pierce County area as well as accompaniment to law enfrocment interviews if the client wishes.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Youth Services
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • Part time, 6-8 shifts per month
  • bi-monthly meetings

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.