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Looking for something meaningful to do this Spring? Become a member of a community looking to prevent and intervene in Sexual Assault in San Mateo County! Rape Trauma Services is seeking volunteers to complete an 80-hour certification training, to become state-certified Sexual Assault Counselors. The training will take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 6 pm-9:30 pm, and select Saturdays from 9:30-3:30.
After completing the training, volunteers will serve survivors through advocacy, accompaniment and crisis intervention.
Visit our website for more information and to complete an application: www.rapetraumaservices.org
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Rape Trauma Services
1860 El Camino Real, Suite 406, Burlingame, CA 94010, US
Rape Trauma Services of San Mateo County, strives to eliminate all forms of violence, with a special focus on sexual assault and abuse. Informed by our understanding of traumatic experiences and cycles of violence we facilitate healing and the prevention of violence through the provision of counseling, advocacy and education. We promote and adopt policies, practices and social values rooted in fairness, equity, and inclusiveness.
Rape Trauma Serives is a small non-profit agency serving men, women and children who have been hurt by sexual violence and their significant others. We provide 24-hour crisis intervention, in-person counseling, support groups, education outreach, and advocacy.
1860 El Camino RealSuite 406BurlingameBurlingame, CA 94010
- Data Entry
- Crisis Counseling
- Youth Services
- Crisis Intervention
- Counseling / Mental Health
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- After 80 hours of initial training, (outlined above), Sexual Assault Counselors commit to at least one 6-12 hour shift on the crisis line (done from home) for a year.
- After a year, volunteers can become paid back-up to volunteers, peer counselors and rape prevention educators.