Volunteer Victim Advocates- Training Provided
Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault
If you live in Florence County, SC and are passionate about supporting survivors of domestic and sexual assault, volunteer with us!
Confidential Volunteer Advocates are needed to accompany domestic violence and sexual violence victims to hospitals, law enforcement agencies, and courts. Volunteers assist with crisis intervention, advocacy, and hotline calls. You will be trained to offer emotion support, discuss available resources, and create safety plans with victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.
Be 18 years of age
Have reliable transportation
Complete a minimum 30 hours of training (includes independent hours online)
Pass Background check
Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault provides the volunteer advocate training program several times throughout the year. For more information please contact PDC today.
About Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault
P.O. Box 1351, 220 S. Irby St., Florence, SC 29503, US
The Pee Dee Coalition is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to the reduction of rape, family violence, and child abuse and to the needs of its victims.
The Pee Dee Coalition was organized in 1986 and has expanded into seven Pee Dee counties including Florence, Darlington, Marion, Chesterfield, Marlboro, Dillon, and Williamsburg. Satellite Centers are located in each of these counties where services are available 24-hours a day.
Pee Dee Coalition is a non-profit, volunteer supported organization dedicated to the reduction of rape, family violence, and child abuse and meeting the needs of victims. The Coalition is one of 15 domestic violence programs and 16 rape crisis centers in South Carolina and is the only organization that addresses all three of the interpersonal violence issues identified above.