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.

Fall 2018 Important Training Dates

      • Application Deadline: Friday, August 31, 2018
      • Crisis Advocate Candidate Interviews: Tuesday, September 4 – Friday, September 7, 2018
      • Crisis Intervention Training Dates
        • Monday, September 10: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Tuesday, September 11: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Thursday, September 13: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Saturday, September 15: 9 am – 4 pm
        • Monday, September 17: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Tuesday, September 18: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Thursday, September 20: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Saturday, September 22: 9 am – 4 pm
        • Monday, September 24: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Tuesday, September 25: 6 pm – 9 pm
        • Thursday, September 27: 6 pm – 9 pm
      • Crisis Advocate Activation Interviews: Monday, October 1 – Friday, October 5, 2018

Download the documents below to start the application process