Volunteer Advocacy

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A New Advocate Training Coming SOON!

Volunteer advocates provide these services:

  • Staff the local crisis hotline after business hours
  • Assist and empower victims through immediate crisis
  • Provide information and referrals
  • Offer non-judgmental support
  • Attend monthly meetings for training, support and self-care
  • Fluent in ASL
  • Make a 1 year commitment to the program

Requires 50 hours of domestic violence/sexual assault training at ADWAS, and attendance at monthly volunteer advocate meetings. Must be fluent in ASL and have access to a phone and car.

For more information contact us at: adwas@adwas.org or  (206) 922-7088.