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Volunteer in 2019!

Volunteer in 2019!

Looking to Volunteer? Join SARA in 2019! We are excited to announce our training dates for January 2019 and April 2019! We’re looking for more Volunteer Crisis Advocates to help us support survivors of sexual violence. Why volunteer for SARA? Our Volunteer...
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...