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Why Tosha Volunteers

Why Tosha Volunteers

Why Tosha Volunteers! Volunteering for SARA has proven to be more than I expected, both in time invested and mental dedication. The experience has not only provided me with an opportunity to help others, but to help myself grow. I started with SARA because I wanted to...
Share the Love in June!

Share the Love in June!

Share the Love in June! Join us for a fun evening as we kick-off Starr Hill Roanoke Pilot Brewery & Side Stage’s #CheersForCharity month to benefit SARA Roanoke! Each pint of Starr Hill’s The Love Wheat Beer sold throughout the entire month of June...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name? By Laura B. Guilliams, MA, RYT You may have already noticed a change in how we refer to the trained volunteers and staff who answer our hotline and respond in person to survivors. When you call the 24-Hour Crisis Hotline, you are connected to a...
#TakeActionTuesday – 05.02.2017

#TakeActionTuesday – 05.02.2017

May is Mental Health Month!     Mental Health America of Roanoke Valley is hosting many events throughout the month of May to celebrate Mental Health Month. Advocate One of the best ways to advocate for mental health awareness is to demonstrate good mental...
#SAAM – That’s a Wrap!

#SAAM – That’s a Wrap!

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Our community ROCKED our first #SAAM campaign – there is no doubt about that! Here are some exciting facts about our first ever #SAAM! We had 11 events on our SAAM calendar, most of which we hosted or co-hosted. These events...