Volunteer Victim Advocacy for People with Disabilities


(43.043976,-87.899155)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Southeast WisconsinMilwaukee, WI 53202


About

VOLUNTEER ADVOCATE POSITION DESCRIPTION

VICTIM ADVOCACY TEAM

Summary: The Volunteer Advocate is responsible for providing individual advocacy assistance to victims/survivors of crimes with disabilities. This includes but is not limited to: accompaniment to exams, interviews, depositions, court proceedings, and more in either the criminal or civil context; advocating on behalf of victims/survivors with disabilities to ensure that they receive full, fair, and accessible services and treatment as crime victims; providing information and referral assistance to victims/survivors with disabilities about crime victim rights, providing information and referral on support available to help victims/survivors achieve post-victimization goals, conducting outreach to ensure that victims/survivors of crime with disabilities are aware of our services; and more.

Skills

  • Law Enforcement
  • Mental Health
  • Case Work / Management
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Psychology

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • amount of time varies based on client needs

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