Are you eager to become an advocate for women experiencing domestic violence? Domestic violence advocates work in locations throughout the community to support, educate and advocate for victims of domestic abuse. Our program allows members to learn from each other and share in each other’s journey towards healing.
NON-therapist facilitators lead weekly support groups for women who have experienced or are currently experiencing domestic abuse.Groups cover a variety of topics aimed at empowerment and support for women.
NO EXPERIENCE FOR THIS POSITION IS REQUIRED. We ask that all potential volunteers are ready to learn, listen and practice empathy. It is not required that a facilitator be a survivor of domestic violence.
- Adult Education
- People Skills
- Mental Health
- Relationship Building
- Public Speaking
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- Two 8-week rounds of support groups per 12 months
- Professional Development. Able to commit to a one-time 6-hour orientation.