540-981-9352 (24/7 crisis hotline)

Crisis Advocates

 

Become a Crisis Advocate

About Our Crisis Advocates

Our Crisis Advocates provide 24-hour crisis response through SARA’s crisis hotline as well as respond to emergency requests for in-person advocacy at local hospitals and law enforcement agencies. SARA volunteers are a crucial part of our ability to respond to survivors and their loved ones in moments of need, providing crisis intervention, support, advocacy, emergency assistance, and information and referrals.

Important Dates

      • Application Deadline: Monday, April 30th by 5:00 p.m.
      • Crisis Advocate Candidate Interviews: April 30 – May 4, 2018
      • Crisis Intervention Training Dates
        • Monday, May 7, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Tuesday, May 8, 2018: 6 -9 p.m.
        • Thursday, May 10, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Monday, May 14, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Tuesday, May 15, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Thursday, May 17, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Saturday, May 19, 2018: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (lunch provided)
        • Monday, May 21, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Tuesday, May 22, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
        • Thursday, May 24, 2018: 6 – 9 p.m.
      • Crisis Advocate Activation Interviews: May 28 – June 1, 2018

Download the documents below to start the application process