(42.68087,-74.480705)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

109 Legion DrCobleskill, NY 12043

About

We are currently seeking Volunteers to join our Victim Advocacy Services team based in Cobleskill! We provide coverage for a 24 Hr hotline. We serve victims of all ages and from any crime, but are most well-known for our sexual assault advocacy. We offer over the phone counseling, accompaniment to local ERs and child advocacy centers. While on the hotline, volunteers receive calls remotely to their personal cell phone. Our volunteers receive a comprehensive training, most of which is done through their personal computer. At the completion of the program, Volunteers are DOH certified Victim Advocates and Crisis Counselors. Our program serves 8 counties including Schoharie.

Skills

  • Child Advocacy
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Crisis Intervention
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Advocacy

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 shifts a month on the Hotline
  • 1 year commitment after training completed

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