January 9, 2019

Donate Time

VolunteersNeededThere are many opportunities for volunteering with the Family Violence Program.  For those who wish to work directly with victims, you must:

Complete a mandatory intensive 12 hour training, which is spread out over 2 weeks on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Also, an additional 68 hours of training will need to be completed before volunteers can perform direct services. Topics covered during training include domestic violence, sexual assault, crisis counseling, boundaries, statistical paperwork, orders he following five weeks. of protection, and vicarious trauma.

Be able to commit to a minimum of 8 months service at a minimum of 4 scheduled hours per week.

If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information, call 423-303-3515 to set up an appointment with the Volunteer Supervisor.

The next training will be January 22nd, 24th, 29th, 31st 2019 from 5:30-8:30 PM.