RCASA will be having its summer volunteer training beginning next week, Monday June 13th, at 6pm. The training is for people who wish to volunteer on the hotline, for the hospital, and/or just to help out around the office.
Volunteer Victim Advocates are needed to provide support to the hotline and medical accompaniment program. Volunteer experience in victim services preferred. A commitment to 1 weekend a month and 1 evening a week required. Volunteers must complete an initial 40 hours training and participate in quarterly update trainings annually.
Outreach Volunteers are needed to provide support at community health fairs and events, general presentations, and fundraising events. Volunteer experience in community relations preferred. Volunteers must complete an initial 25 hours training and participate in quarterly update trainings annually.
Office Volunteers are needed to provide general help with mailings, presentation and outreach preparation, phone support, research, blogging, and other office duties. Experience in office support services preferred. Volunteers must complete 10 hours of initial training and participate in quarterly update trainings annually.
This industry thrives on the hard work of volunteers, so please consider coming to our training and learning in depth about sexual assault issues and the services rape crisis centers like RCASA provide for victims and their families and what you can do to help.
If you are interested in the volunteer training please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office: 540.371.5581.