Confidential Sexual Violence Advocates - 2017 Training


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

300 North Avenue, EastWestfield, NJ 07090

About

There is an ongoing need for Confidential Sexual Violence Advocates (CSVAs) to respond to the Center's 24-hour hotline, which may involve crisis intervention, providing emotional support, offering referrals, and/or providing in-person medical/legal accompaniment to victims of sexual violence. The Union County Rape Crisis Center offers a free, state-mandated training in order to equip volunteers with the knowledge and skills to assist victims of sexual violence. No prior experience/training is necessary.

Basic Requirements:

  • Resident of Union County, NJ
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Valid U.S. driver's license
  • Personal (own) means of transportation (i.e. a car)
  • Informal interview (during business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
  • Attendance at all CSVA training sessions

Summer/fall 2017 training dates; each class runs from 6:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.:

Tuesday, August 15th
Thursday, August 17th
Tuesday, August 22nd
Thursday, August 24th
Tuesday, August 29th
Thursday, August 31st
Tuesday, September 5th
Thursday, September 7th
Tuesday, September 12th
Thursday, September 14th
Tuesday, September 19th
Thursday, September 21st
Tuesday, September 26th
Thursday, September 28th

For additional information, please visit us online at: http://www.unioncountyrapecrisiscenter.blogspot.com/.

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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