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ORGANIZATION: Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support

  • 5 people are interested

Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support is committed to eliminating domestic and sexual violence, and to providing a safe and empowering environment for the victims and survivors.

We hold tri-annual volunteer training sessions in our Nashua NH office. Please call Maureen for more information at 603.889.0858 x212.

Trained Bridges volunteers help our agency in may different ways.

Here are a few:

  • You can assist us in staffing our 24-hour support line. The 24 hour support line can be staffed from the comfort of your home.
  • You can help in our Nashua or Milford offices, assisting clients who need our support.
  • You can go to the hospital to provide support to a victim in the ER.
  • You can accompany survivors to the police station to make a report
  • You can accompany survivors to court for protective orders or for criminal proceedings.
  • You can co-facilitate support groups for survivors.
  • You can visit schools or businesses to help present educational sessions.

2 Shifts

  • 12:00 AM to 06:00 AM
    the support line is staffed 24 hours a day on weekends by volunteers
  • 06:00 PM to 12:00 AM
    the support line is staffed 24 hours a day on weekends by volunteers
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Bridges: Domestic & Sexual Violence Support

Location:

PO BOX 217, nashua, NH 03061, US

Mission Statement

To eliminate domestic and sexual violence, and provide a safe and empowering environment for victims and survivors.

Description

Provides support and advocacy to survivors of domestic and sexual violence through a 24-hour hotline, support groups, emergency shelter, and legal advocacy. Education programs to raise awareness of issues related to domestic/sexual violence.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Crisis Support
Women
Advocacy & Human Rights, Crisis Support, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

PO box 217Nashua, NH 03060

(42.74703,-71.45962)
 

SKILLS

  • Legal (General)
  • Advocacy
  • Case Work / Management
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Community Outreach
  • Critical Thinking

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We work with your schedule. The schedule is sent out weekly and you can decide each week, which day work for you or if you are available to work.
  • Volunteers are required to complete our volunteer training prior to working with clients. Half or the training is online and half is in person. Please call Maureen at 603.889.0858 x212 for more information.

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