Confidential Sexual Violence Advocates - Spring 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

Spring 2017 training dates, each class runs from 6:00 p.m. until 9:30 p.m.:

Tuesday, April 4th
Thursday, April 6th
Tuesday, April 11th
Thursday, April 13th
Tuesday, April 18th
Thursday, April 20th
Tuesday, April 25th
Thursday, April 27th
Tuesday, May 2nd
Thursday, May 4th
Tuesday, May 9th
Thursday, May 11th
Tuesday, May 16th

Thursday, May 18th
Tuesday, May 23rd
Thursday, May 25th

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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