Make a difference
Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of others in your community? If so, please consider volunteering at the Sexual Assault Crisis Center. The training you will need is provided at no cost and the rewards you’ll experience are beyond measure.
Volunteer Opportunities include:
A victim’s first point of contact is a critical step in the healing process. As an on-call advocate, you will learn to:
- offer phone assistance to victims during the Center’s non-business hours
- accompany victims to emergency rooms, hospitals and/or police stations
- guide victims through evidence collection and legal process
- provide compassionate understanding and emotional support
Due to the extensive training, we ask advocates for a 1-year commitment. Typically, each advocate will be on-call only three to four nights a month. Typical on-call hours are: 5:00 pm-9:00 am Monday-Thursday and Weekend/Holiday daytime hours.
Support groups offer an opportunity for adults, children and families working through a sexual assault to come together. As a group facilitator, you will learn:
- how to create an environment which fosters trust, safety and education
- the skills and specific techniques to work with groups
We hold support groups several times a year. If you are interested in volunteering as a co-facilitator we ask for a commitment of a minimum of the ten week support group session. To find out when the next support group session begins contact the Sexual Assault Crisis Center at 920.733.8119 or 800.722.7797
BECOME AN INTERN
Contact the Sexual Assault Crisis Center at 920.733.8119 or 800.722.7797 for more information on internship opportunities.
VOLUNTEER FOR AN EVENT
As a non-profit, non-fee organization, the Sexual Assault Crisis Center depends on fundraising. We always need individuals to help with this vital task. We happily accept volunteers who are experienced, as well as those who are eager to learn. To learn more about our upcoming events, please look at our events page or contact the Sexual Assault Crisis Center for more information on volunteer opportunities.
VOLUNTEER FOR ON-CALL OFFICE DUTIES / SUPPORT
Periodically the Center may need assistance with various simple office duties or office support tasks. If you’d like to be added to our on-call list, please contact us at 920.733.8119.
If you are interested in any of these volunteer opportunities, please fill out the volunteer application below. Your application will be processed and the appropriate staff member will contact you.
In light of the sensitive nature of the work we do, we carefully screen applicants and conduct background checks, therefore you must provide your social security number on the secure and confidential Volunteer Application form.