Sexual Assault Victim Advocate (18+)
This volunteer position offers support to victims of sexual assault at the time of their medical exam (SANE exam) and possible police report at all Washington County Hospitals and other medical facilities. The advocate is responsible for providing emotional support as needed and information about FRIENDS services and other community resources for victims and their families.
Volunteer Training includes:
Basic FRIENDS training
Completion of FRIENDS Sexual AssaultVictim Advocacy curriculum
Tour of hospital SANE units
Shadowing three SANE calls with an experienced advocate or staff member
Total = 16 hours of training