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Volunteer : Helpline Volunteer Description
We are looking for women to staff the helpline who are available for overnight shifts from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., seven days a week, or 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays. There are two helpline volunteers on each shift and a back-up RCC staff person on-call at all times.

TRAINING AND EVALUATION
  • 6 training sessions
  • 2 observation shifts
  • 2 to 3 volunteer meetings per year
  • check in with on-call advocate each shift, direct supervisor, as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • general understanding of, or interest in learning about, sexual assault issues
  • ability to respond to callers in a supportive manner
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • one year commitment
  • staff 20 helpline shifts per year
  • follow all RCC guidelines, policies and procedures for the helpline as well as those outlined in the volunteer handbook.

To apply, click here.