Volunteer Crisis Response Advocate

Volunteer Crisis Response Advocate
Details
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Flexible
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
25
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

If your words could heal, would you speak up? If your presence could provide comfort, would you show up? Join us as a Volunteer Advocate!

Provide support, crisis intervention, information, referrals and in-person advocacy to survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones. Volunteer Crisis Response Advocates are available to respond immediately to incoming crisis calls and in-person advocacy to victims in need of support.

Areas of Interest: 
Advocacy and Human Rights
Community
Crisis Support
Great for: 
Adults
55+
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

➢ As a Volunteer Crisis Response Advocate, you need to focus your attention on others and their crisis and must have a firm grasp on your own emotions.
➢ Your effort is rewarded by knowing that you have helped someone through a difficult time and that you made a positive impact in somebody’s life.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Yes
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
18
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

The training qualifies for certification by the National Advocate Credentialing Program through the National Organization for Victim Assistance.
For more information, contact the Volunteer Coordinator: 505-459-7371
Learn more about our program:
http://www.rapecrisiscnm.org/get-involved/volunteer

Additional Requirements: 

Qualifications
• Minimum of 18 years of age
• Possess the desire and the ability to work with individuals and groups of varying backgrounds
• Successful completion of 40-hour training (next training begins September 10, 2019) and criminal background check
• Minimum 1 year commitment to the program

Last Updated: Dec 8 2019
Address of Project Site
9741 Candelaria Road NE
Albuquerque
New Mexico
87112
Contact Info
Phone: 
(505) 459-7371

Disclaimer

The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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